Medical cum Awareness Camp on COVID-19 organised at Khaltsi

Participants during awareness camp at Khaltsi on Wednesday.

LEH: Health & Medical Education Department, Leh organized a day long Medical cum Awareness Camp on “COVID-19” today at Khaltsi.
Sub-Divisional Magistrate, Khaltsi, Tanveer Ahmad; Incharge BMO Dr Fayaz; Sub divisional level Officers/officials, Medical staff and villagers participated in the camp.
During the camp, the team of Health & Medical Education Department explained the required precautions to be undertaken for COVID-19. The team also highlighted the early symptoms of Coronavirus. They also performed a demo on how to wear medical masks and how to wash hands.
Addressing the gathering, SDM Khaltsi made people aware about the COVID-19 and advised them to take precautions as per advisories issued by the Government, particularly in view of the spike in positive cases in the district.
He further advised the people to wear masks, wash hands with soap, use hand sanitizers and maintain social distance out of home as well as entering in the office premises, besides interacting with staff.