There is risk of illnesses related to heat exposure in this summer season, particularly for people exposed to hot and humid environment or to the direct sun for long duration.
Heat Stress during Summer in West Bengal
During Summer season in West Bengal, sudden increase in temperature causes many problems. To combat the situation, West Bengal Govt. published few Guidelines.
Sudden increase in temperature is being experienced in some districts of our state and as per prediction of Meteorological Department the Heat stress is going to continue.
All Health Administrators to implement the guideline attached with this circular for proper implementation. IEC activities in this regard should be taken up immediately.