The Mayor of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) commented that the conscious message and speech of imams in mosques and madrasas will play a major role in controlling dengue. Atiqul Islam He made this comment in his speech as the chief guest at an exchange meeting with imams of Dhaka North City Corporation area to involve the people in controlling dengue at Police Staff College (PSC) convention hall in Mirpur, capital, on Sunday (June 4) night. One thousand imams and khatibars of DNCC area participated in the exchange meeting. Addressing the present imams, the mayor said, “We go to the mosque and listen to your speech attentively during the five daily prayers and Friday prayers.” You alone can create awareness among people. You can spread the education of cleanliness among people. You will tell people that the outbreak of Aedes mosquitoes increases during the rainy season Aedes mosquito bites cause fever, death. Aedes mosquito larvae breed in stagnant clear water. So water should not accumulate in any way. The mayor also said that the mosquito will bite the wound of Aedes mosquito but will not know who is the mayor, who is the councilor, who is the imam and who is the khatib. Aedes mosquito is a threat to everyone. So everyone should be aware of this. Only awareness can control this dengue completely. However, we are taking action from the city corporation. Effective larviciding, using modern equipment. But it will not be possible to control dengue without everyone’s awareness. Mentioning that imams can build a social movement to control dengue, the mayor said, you can build a social movement by narrating the issues to be done to control dengue in every mosque and madrasa. We have engaged DNCC councilors and officials as well as BNCC and Scout members to sensitize and involve the people to prevent dengue outbreak. This awareness program is being conducted in different areas of DNCC divided into 400mx400m grid. If you also join this awareness, dengue control will be possible inshallah. At that time, DNCC Mayor showed the abandoned car tires, tin shells, clay pots, food packets, unused commodes to the present Imams. Minister of State for Religious Affairs was present as a special guest in the exchange meeting. Faridul Haque Khan. The state minister said that there are millions of imams of mosques and khatibs of madrasahs in Bangladesh If the Imams and Khatibras sensitize the worshipers in the mosque to control the outbreak of dengue, it will be possible to stay free from this terrible mosquito-borne disease. The speech of imams will be more effective than the speech of any politician and other common people in controlling dengue. The worshipers listen very attentively to the imams in the sermons, especially during the Friday prayers in the mosques. Your message sticks in people’s minds. He also said that you have conducted awareness programs in mosques and mosques during the corona epidemic. By responding to the Prime Minister’s call, you have increased the awareness of the people, due to the special mercy of God, the number of deaths due to Corona was very less in our country. I hope that imams and khatibs will play a role in controlling it by making people aware of dengue like corona. DNCC Chief Health Officer Brigadier General. Jobaidur Rahman’s management and chief executive officer. Former Chief Secretary Abul Kalam Azad, DNCC Chief Engineer Brigadier General Muh. Amirul Islam, Chief Waste Management Officer Commodore SM Sharif-ul Islam, Councillors, Regional Executive Officers and senior officials of DNCC.