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- Weird connection!!!
I find the thought rather confusing rather than conflicting.
Realty prices and dengue....
I don't really think there is any connection of mosquitos with how high-end your abode is... Even the PM had 'dengue attack' on his family. While slums or the so called 'jhuggis' remained unfazed with the threat. Nor do they have provisions like mosquito repellants to ward of the deadly mosquitos nor do they have mosquito nets.... but still they survive.
Or maybe they do not get reported.... or do not have the means to be treated and get enlisted as yet another dengue case....
Anyway quite interesting thought.....CommentQuote0Flag
- Increasing construction activity....?
Interesting discussion guys
Here's a news extract which has given a thought to the real estate sector and the dengue connection (but of course not prices...)
Dengue outbreak? Experts blame it on rain, real estate, even Metro
Intermittent rains and increased construction activity have led to the breeding of Aedes Aegypti, the day-biting mosquito and the carrier of both dengue and chikungunya, say experts.
The problem is the increased mosquitogenic conditions in the country. Compare the construction work over the years and you will know why dengue has been spreading everywhere. Construction sites are the best breeding ground for mosquitoes. Metro construction sites are also the breeding ground for the mosquitoes in the Capital.
Source: Indian Express,New Delhi