Dimapur, September 30 (MExN): The NPF Minority Wing on Wednesday organised an ‘awareness programme cum free mask/sanitizer/PPE kits distribution’ drive with the motto ‘Let’s defeat novel Coronavirus unitedly’.
As part of the programme, the wing distributed masks, hand sanitizers, gloves, soaps, personal protective equipment etc., among the citizens at different locations in Dimapur and made people aware of the threats of the virus and the measures to stay safe, a press release informed.
Speaking on the occassion, Minority Wing President Bishnu Bhattacharjee said that a vaccine for the virus is still awaited and requested the public to follow all safety protocols and maintain physical distancing in the markets and during the day to day activities.
He also made the attendants aware of the safe disposals of the masks and other safety kits. He also urged the people to be kind to each other spreading stigma.
Several officials from NPF Central, Youth wing, Women Wing, NPF Dimapur Division also participated in the awareness programme and gave brief speeches.