The Public Health Department of the Ministry of Health said in a statement that it has followed up on the complaints about Insects plague in Hamala Housing, pointing out that necessary action was taken.

The statement said that the pest control team and the rodent control group in the Environmental Health Department of the Ministry of Health sent a squad to eradicate flying insects using spraying machines with micro-insecticide "ULV", and another team to search, detection and treatment of mosquito breeding spots and other insects in addition to a squad to eradicate rats over two consecutive days "Friday and Saturday”.

The Pest and Rodent teams besides the Environmental Health Department at the Ministry of Health called on all citizens to communicate with the Department through official communication channels, in order to address the situation and take necessary measures to prevent the problem from worsening, stressing on the necessity of following all hygiene precautions in the area.