FOB holds webinar on Jan Andolan for COVID
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DODA: In an effort to carry forward the clarion call of Prime Minister regarding the Jan Andolan for Covid Appropriate Behaviour” Regional Outreach Bureau J&K is organising a series of webinars in almost all the districts of J&K, UT through its Field Outreach Bureaus. In this series FOB Doda in association with District Administration Ramban organised a webinar in which Sh. Harbans Lal Sharma (KAS) Additional District Commissioner Ramban, Dr Fareed Ahmad Chef Medical Officer Ramban spoke about the different aspects of pandemic. Harbans Lal Sharma, Additional District Commissioner Ramban in his address highlighted the efforts of Distt administration in containing the pandemic. He praised the role of health clubs established with the help of PRI Members in all the Panchayats of district. He also mentioned the important role being played by the mobile vans in spreading the awareness regarding the spread of virus. He specially mentioned the challenge of conducting of DDC elections wile following all the SOPs of COVID. He further appealed to public to follow the SOPs.
Neha Jalali, Deputy Director Regional Outreach Bureau/ PIB J&K in her welcome address appreciated the steps taken by the corona warriors along with District Administration and Health Department during the COVID pandemic. She said that district administrations, Ramban and Health Department have played a crucial role in containing the spread of virus. She insisted that public should follow the SOPs related to Covid. She also thanked the district administration for extending their full cooperation and coordination in conducting the Webinar
Dr Fareed Ahmad Chef Medical Officer Ramban shared the detailed information about the challenges of Covid-19 especially during the winter season. He cautioned public for not taking the virus casually as the pandemic is not over yet. He narrated the tag line “Jab Tak Dawai Nahi Tab Tak Dhilaye Nahi”. He also informed about the preparations being made by the health department for receiving the vaccine in future.
Dr Bharat Singh Assistant Professor Govt. Degree College Ramban spoke about the role of public in fighting the pandemic. He quoted many real life examples where people have deeply showed their concern for the safety. He praised the people of country for giving donations in PM cares fun.He informed that GDC Ramban has specially created a taskforce of NSS volunteers for helping the department in tackling the challenges related to covid. He stated that behavioural change is the main weapon in defeating the virus.
During the webinar, two students of GDC Ramban spoke about the proper masking of hands and face masking. The young students taught the ways of cleaning the hands and wearing the face mask properly. The mediation and vote of thanks was presented by Rajesh Sharma in-charge Field Publicity officer, Doda.