IMPHAL: A week-long mass awareness campaign on Covid-19 pandemic was launched under the aegis of Thongju Kendra Tengbang Lup (TKTL) at Ibudhou Puruksoubi Complex in Thongju Assembly constituency.
A press release from the secretary of TKTL Jawan Mutum stated that the campaign was flagged off by its chief patron Seram Neken. It added that during the campaign a publicity van will make announcements about necessary information regarding the awareness campaign and as well as a propaganda message which will be brought to the nooks and corners of the seven gram panchayats in Thongju Assembly constituency.
During the campaign, TKTL volunteers will demonstrate methods for proper hand washing, distribute face masks and teach social distancing rules to the public, he added.
Seram Neken who is a Zilla Parishad member of Imphal East told the gathering that providing public awareness at the grassroots level is the only means by which we can tackle the Covid-19 pandemic and sought the cooperation of the public during the campaign.