LAHORE - Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that students have played an active role in the campaign regarding eradication of dengue virus and he appreciated the efforts made by them for creating awareness among the masses regarding dengue virus and its preventive measures. He said this while addressing the youth who took part in the campaign against dengue in the Punjab Assembly. Deputy Speaker Punjab Assembly Rana Mashhood Ahmad Khan, Minister for Education Mujtaba Shuja-ur-Rehman, Member National Assembly & Convener Youth Mobilization Committee Khawaja Saad Rafique, Chairman Punjab Youth Council Saif Hameed and a large number of male and female students were also present on this occasion. Addressing the function, Shahbaz Sharif hoped that young generation will play effective role for making the country strong. He said that at present country was facing numerous problems and internal and external threats. He said that besides other segments of the society, the youth will also have to come forward to save Pakistan and rid the country of dishonest and incompetent leadership. The CM said that blood test fee in laboratories was fixed and provision of free medical facilities to the patients in government, private and charity hospitals were ensured. He disclosed that the long term policy for eradication of dengue virus was in final stages and hoped that this virus will not continue for a long time. On this occasion, the chief minister inaugurated the page of facebook by pressing the computer button. Deputy Speaker Punjab Assembly Rana Mashhood Ahmad Khan and Member National Assembly & Convener Youth Mobilisation Committee Khawaja Saad Rafique also addressed the function.