Today people living in towns and cities are well acquainted with the term mosquito menace. Towns and cities are infested with ‘mosquitoes’. Just after the sun set mosquitoes come out in swarms like locusts and spread their fitting claws on human beings. They suck blood from human bodies. People living in towns and cities are to draw mosquito curtain just after evening. In the hospitaly they are seen fitting patients in day time. Though people use various insecticides and mosqurito coil, they are of no use. They disturb sleep of people by their buzzing sound.
Through their biting they cause various disease like dengue fever malaria and elephantiasis. Sometimes dengue fever and malaria break out in an epidemic form and take away heavy tolls of human life. Elephantiasis leaves many people disabled. Today mosquitoes have created a sense of panic among city dwellers. Shuns, stagnant water, plastic containers bottles flower vase are the ideal breeding pales for laying eggs. We can get rid of mosquito menace by raising public awareness and using various types of insecticide. The good news is that a promising new technology is ready for field-testing. It is now up to government agencies to facilitate its development.