Now, temperature in Nagpur city is soaring day by day and so the ill-effects are also increasing. There is a possibility of sun stroke in such situation and hence the citizens should take due care by taking preventive measures in order to keep the health in good condition, said Health Department of Nagpur Municipal Corporation.
In view of the temperature raching to 42/43 degrees Celsius in the city there is a threat of suffering from sun stroke.
Therefore, the people should avoid going out, except for important works. They should drink water in good quantity, use light clothes, goggles, umbrellas or hats, shoes or chappals. They should keep water bottle while travelling and while working in sunlight they should take ORS, lemon juice, butter milk to beat the heat.
People should use wet curtains, fans, coolers in their homes during noon time. The citizens should avoid wearing dark clothes, eating stale food and also avoid liquor, tea, coffee or soft drinks, appeal,ed Dr Bahirwar, Medical Health Officer, and Dr Vijay Joshi, Asstt Medical Health Officer.