Families Eat Under Mosquito Nets After Fly Infestation

Published March 18, 2019

Rumble Families in a small village in the Philippines are having to eat inside mosquito nets to stop hordes of fly from getting into their food. Residents of Tunga village in Leyte blames a nearby poultry farm for the infestation of flies. They say it is a serious health hazard that is devastating their families. Local Jaicah Garbo said: "We experienced stomach aches Diarrhea, especially the children. Everyday, I had to sweep out a lot of dead flies." The incident has already been reported to the Environment department, but so far the local sanitary health office has only conducted interviews.