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LG, Good Neighbors campaign for cleaning

Multinational electronics company LG and international NGO Good Neighbors Bangladesh’s joint campaign ‘Special Cleaning and Mosquito Prevention Week’ came to an end by observing several activities.

Under this campaign several cleaning programme, mosquito killing with fogger machine and Image 3awareness building campaign in 12 schools held at Mirpur and Gulshan area over the week.

On last 12 April the week long programme started at Mirpur. The closing announcement of the campaign took place at Gulshan area at today evening, 21 April (Thursday) 2016.

About the campaign Managing Director of LG Electronics Bangladesh Edward Kim said, “Though danger of malaria certainly declines by 47pc over the past 15 years, but one child dies of malaria in every minute till now. Besides, dengue fever becomes a common public health issue in the city.

In this context, it is needed to create awareness about mosquito-borne diseases. We are keen to aware people over mosquito-borne diseases under our corporate social responsibility. So we had initiated the programme with Good Neighbors Bangladesh.”

Saying about recently launched LG Mosquito Inverter for the first time in Bangladesh he added “LG will continue to engage this kind of CSR Activities by utilizing profit from LG product sales here in Bangladesh and continue to have mosquito prevention as well as health care campaign”.