The Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) has collected Tk1.38 crore in fines in 202 cases within a span of 18 days during its month-long anti-dengue drive.
The city corporation team detected Aedes larvae in ten cases during the drive on Thursday (27 July), leading to fines totalling Tk5.9 lakh.
During a drive in Tejgaon today, owners of four buildings were fined a total of Tk2.8 lakh over four cases of detecting Aedes larvae.
In Rayer Bazar area, a fine of Tk1.5 lakh was collected in two cases as larvae were found in two buildings.
In Kalyanpur, about 105 houses, buildings, restaurants and shops were inspected and a fine of Tk1 lakh was imposed for spotting Aedes larvae in a building.
A Tk30,000 fine was collected in a single case in Mirpur, Tk20,000 fine in three cases from Uttara, and Tk10,000 from Syednagar.
Earlier on 8 July, Dhaka North City started its month-long anti-dengue campaign across various parts of the city.