Mumbai, Sept 24: While the country is witnessing a rise in dengue cases and Delhi is facing one of its worse dengue crisis, Bollywood actors Anil Kapoor, Jitendra and Juhi Chawla have been slapped with a notice for dengue breeding spots in their homes.
Mumbai's civic body Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) inspected the homes of many celebraities including Amitabh Bachchan and Shabana Azmi but served notices to Jitendra, Kapoor and Chawla for several breeding spots for the dengue mosquito in their bungalows.
Meanwhile, Bachchan's and Azmi's homes were found to be in compliance with the guidelines set by the BMC.
The actors were served a notice under section 381 B of MMC Act for not taking measures to prevent mosquito breeding.
In Delhi also several buildings were found to be breeding grounds for the dengue mosquito. According to official figures, over 3000 people have been affected by Dengue in Delhi till Sept 23.