As Eid-ul-Azha approaches, the Health Department has issued a warning regarding the potential spread of the Congo virus in Punjab. Reports from 24 News suggest an increased risk of Congo virus cases in the region before Eid-ul-Azha. In response, district CEOs of Health have been directed to promptly report any suspected cases.

The period from April to July typically sees a surge in Congo virus cases, heightening concerns for public health. Authorities have emphasized the importance of implementing preventive measures to curb the spread of the virus. Livestock authorities have also been instructed to relocate cattle markets away from densely populated areas.

The health department's message stresses the need for caution during Eid al-Adha, recommending the establishment of temporary cattle markets outside urban areas. Measures to safeguard livestock from infection are also being prioritized.

With the imminent festivities, authorities are urging the public to remain vigilant and take necessary precautions to mitigate the risk of Congo virus transmission. Further updates and guidelines are expected as the situation unfolds.

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