रासायनिक कीटनाशकों के इस्तेमाल से पर्यावरण एवं स्वास्थ्य को खतरा

रासायनिक कीटनाशकों के इस्तेमाल से पर्यावरण एवं स्वास्थ्य को खतरा

रासायनिक कीटनाशकों का इस्तेमाल पर्यावरण, जमीन और स्वास्थ्य तीनों के लिए हानिकारक है। देश में कीट नियंत्रण (पेस्ट कंट्रोल) उद्योग को रासायनिक कीटनाशकों के निर्माण से मुक्ति दिलाने के लिए सरकार को आगे आने की जरूरत है।

My Goals for IPCA

My Goals for IPCA

I am truly overwhelmed with the response to my earlier announcement in the form of phone calls, emails, SMS and Facebook comments that I have received in the past 2 weeks from a large number of IPCA members. I thank you all for your kind words, appreciation and support.

IPCA Elections 2017

IPCA Elections 2017

IPCA is celebrating its Golden Jubilee (1967-2017) this year. The Golden Jubilee Convention of IPCA and Annual General Meeting/Elections will be held at Pune from the 19th to 21st August 2017. I take this opportunity to inform all of you that I am contesting for the post of President of the Indian Pest Control Association for the term 2017-2019.

Dengue: Spurt in dengue cases across Mumbai

Dengue: Spurt in dengue cases across Mumbai

Two women in their 40s died of dengue in the first two weeks of September, taking the year’s toll to three.While an unidentified 45-year-old woman from Malvan district, who was in the city to visit her son in Vikhroli, became the first dengue casualty this monsoon last Thursday, a 42-year old woman from Yogi Nagar in Borivli died of dengue hemorrhagic fever at Kokilaben Ambani Hospital in Andheri on Monday.

Kandivli woman first lepto death this year

Kandivli woman first lepto death this year

Mumbai: The city registered this year’s first rain-related fatality when a 35-year-old Kandivli resident succumbed to lung complications arising out of a leptospirosis infection on Friday. The woman, who lived in Jagdamba Chawl of Hanumant Nagar in Kandivli (East), was admitted to Babasaheb Ambedkar Hospital on July 13 and had a history of wading through…

Race against time for Zika vaccine

Race against time for Zika vaccine

Reuters | Jan 31, 2016, 02.46 AM IST Companies and scientists are racing to create a Zika vaccine as concern grows over the mosquito-borne virus that has been linked to severe birth defects and is spreading quickly through the Americas. Zika is now present in 23 countries and territories in the Americas. Brazil, the hardest-hit…