There is a major threat of communicable diseases in AJ&K. Preventive measures and prompt actions curtail off any epidemic situation. The morbidity rate and trend of the endemic and epidemic disease remained in threshold level.
Amongst the vector born diseases there was a threat of Dengue fever. Special efforts were made and the case was taken with prime minister for allocation of funds and legislation. The funds were acquired for implementation of Dengue Control Program under the cover of recently promulgated legislation; Dengue act 2017.