AP CM holds video conference on cause of mysterious illness in Eluru
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has held a video conference on the cause of mysterious illness in Eluru with several Medical experts.
The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT) and other reputed institutions have confirmed that the residues of pesticides could be the reason for the outbreak of the mysterious disease in West Godavari District Headquarters, Eluru.
The Chief Minister has stated that all types of tests should be conducted so that incidents like Eluru would not recur. He instructed the officials to conduct all possible tests across the West Godavari district.
Jagan Mohan Reddy has also instructed for testing of drinking water samples from all sources in all the districts. The Chief Minister said that AIIMS and IICT should conduct a study on the causes of the outbreak in Eluru and asked the Chief Secretary to prepare an action plan for the same.