“CONGO FEVER”

Awareness Seminar was organized by the department of Community Medicine on “CONGO FEVER”. Prof Dr Zahid Masood HoD Community Medicine dept Dr Sumera and Dr Uzma spoke on mode of transmission, prevention and control of this fatal disease. It was explained that disease was transmitted by a virus through a tick seen commonly on sheep and cattle. Methods of prevention were shared with audience as well. Virus could be transmitted to human by contact with infected ticks. Large number of students attended the awareness seminar.