IMPHAL: Mantripukhri Battalion of 9 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) organised an Awareness Drive on COVID-19 at Ahallup village of Imphal East District on 02nd May 2020.
The awareness drive was organised by Chingmeirong Company Operating Base (COB) with an aim to spread awareness regarding the precautionary and curative measures to safeguard against the growing of COVID-19 threat, IGAR(S) informed in a press release. A team under the Regimental Medical Officer (RMO) reached out the locals of Ahallup village in order to educate the locals regarding maintain of personal hygiene and sanitation and ways to prevent COVID-19 from spreading. In addition to it pamphlets were distributed to the villagers, IGAR(S) added.
The initiative of Assam Rifles was appreciated by the local populace who conveyed their heartfelt gratitude to the Assam Rifles for organising such an educative and informative event, IGAR(S) said.