The rainy season that hit several areas in Indonesia made the mosquito population more and more. Standing water posed to become a fun place for mosquitoes to breed. Not only regular breeding mosquitoes, Aedes mosquito population types Aigypty cause of dengue fever is also increasing rapidly.
This makes the negative impact to the community because of the increasing development of Aedes Aegypti mosquitoes cause outbreaks of dengue fever in some areas in Indonesia. The impact of epidemic dengue fever makes hundreds of casualties.
In Jakarta, such as outbreaks of dengue fever is increasingly widespread, quoted from the page kompas.com, patients of dengue dengue (DBD) in DKI Jakarta recorded reached 878 inhabitants until Monday (4/2/2019).
This amount increases compared to sufferers of DBD period January 2019, namely 813 patients.
The Governor of DKI Jakarta Anies Baswedan said, most residents who contracted the DBD are in South Jakarta.
As the number of sufferers increased provincial Government of DKI menggratiskan dengue patient care in all HOSPITALS in Jakarta.
The Ministry of health noted in the period 1 January to 3 February 2019 dengue sufferers in Indonesia reached 16,692 and 169 people died.
Meanwhile, on 31 December 2019 Januri, the number of sufferers still amounted to 15,132 people and 145 victims died.
To overcome this, Kemenkes RI through the Director General of the disease control and Prevention has sent circulars to all the heads of the provincial health Office to remain idle faced case of DBD. Through these circulars, each area are suggested to improve the educational and socialization in hotbed of mosquito eradication.