Nancy Binay wants LGUs to be more active amid rising dengue cases

MANILA, Philippines---Amid the rising dengue cases in several regions in the country, Senator Nancy Binay has called on local government units (LGUs) to be more active in containing impending outbreaks in their respective areas.   In a statement Thursday, Binay said LGUs should help in mapping areas where dengue cases have been spotted but are still unreported, to prevent its escalation toepidemic proportions   "They may be tapped to help in mobilizing barangays should there be a need to come up with an epidemic preparedness and response plan," Binay said.   "The LGUs can help in providing information of unexpected outbreaks in barangays, municipalities w...

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