Pune News : PCMC Urges Citizens to Take Proper Precautions Against Conjunctivitis

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The Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) has urged the citizens to take required precautions against the Conjunctivitis disease as there is a rise in cases.

As per information from the official Twitter handle of PCMC, if the eyes are safe, then only the beauty of creation can be witnessed !

Some of the precautions to be taken against conjunctivitis :

• Handkerchief, tissue, soap, towel, pillow used by the affected persons should not be used by others.

• If an eye infection lasts for four to five days, then it gets recovered. So, people should not panic.

• Affected persons should use goggles while going out of the house or going to his/her work place.

• As soon as infection is noticed, one should immediately take advice from an ophthalmologist.

In Pune & surrounding areas, the number of eye diseases such as conjunctivitis etc is increasing. Hence, the PCMC has appealed that citizens should take appropriate precautions and contact a doctor immediately if the symptoms occur.

Shreyas Vange