Imphal, April 26
109 BN CRPF under the aegis of IGP Manipur and Nagaland sector conducted a civic action programme today at Pouna village (Senapati). In this programme safety items like Surgical Face Masks (Three Ply), Hand sanitizers, Hand Gloves, Hand Wash and Lizol Floor cleaner have been distributed to Village/Club Presidents of Senapati area for further distributing to marginalized section of Pouna village area . This programme was conducted to provide assistance to citizens of Pouna village area and to spread awareness about preventive measures against COVID-19.
A brief lecture on Covid-19 has also been delivered where in it is informed that Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome corona virus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). Villagers have been advised to wear a protective face masks and maintain utmost hygiene in their day to day affairs. They should seek medical advice in case they feel unwell by calling a doctor.
Vinod Sawant, Deputy Commandant informed that in view of prevailing emergency in the country due to COVID-19, people should take all preventive measures in view of complete lock down and follow all instructions issued by the Government as well as local administration. Insp/GD- Abdul Majeed T.S, SI/GD Sensa Ram and Jawans have conducted the programme maintaining social distancing and other precautions of COVID-19 . Sh. C.L.David, (Chairman, Pouna Colony), Sh. M.Athili, (Secretary, Pouna Colony), Senapati District and all villagers appreciated the efforts of 109 Bn CRPF in providing essential items to the needy/marginalized section of society.