Madurai Bureau

Eradication move: Deputy Director (Health Services) S. Uma, right, distributing DEP tablets at Alwarthirunagari in Tuticorin district on Sunday.

Tuticorin: In a bid to combat the transmission of lymphatic filariasis, staffers from the Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine have undertaken a massive drug administration drive at Alwarthirunagari in the district.