Avoid unhygeinic street food: Dr Thajuddeen K.

Dr Thajuddeen K., associate professor, department of medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, has said that people must avoid eating street food that is unhygienic. He instructed Radio Sarang listeners during the live phone-in programme here on July 21.

Dr Thajuddeen K. said: "Mangalore is notorious for many vector-borne diseases. It is important to drink clean water. In Mangalore, particularly, we must drink hot water. If we drink clean water, we can avoid 40 per cent of contagious diseases." He said that if we drink clean water there is no possibility of contracting Hepatitis, Cholera and other diseases.