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Public Awareness Campaign Along The National Highways By Joint Committee On Covid-19

Updated: Jul 8, 2020

From 29 May to 5 June 2020, the Joint Committee on COVID-19 constituted by the Govt. of Manipur has successfully accomplished the Phase-I of the COVID-19 Public Awareness campaign to the villages located alongside the National Highways No. 2 and 37. It is our pleasure to report that the villagers and local youth of almost all the villages along both the highways gave us an overwhelmingly positive response and expressed their support to cooperate in making the highway safe and secure during this hour of COVID-19 pandemic and in the future as well.

Joint Committee's member lecturing to inmates of Indira Gandhi Tribal University at Makhan Village, Kangpokpi.

However, during the interaction sessions with the local leaders and our visit to various Quarantine Centres, both Institutional and Community Quarantine Centres, we came across some of the genuine basic inconveniences and grievances faced by the locals, volunteers and staff who are working in various activities related with COVID-19 pandemic.

Joint Committee member in a discussion with DC, Senapati about the ongoing problem.

Joint Committee members discussing with local volunteers and Village Authority including Adtl. SP, SDO Nungba about problems facing by villagers on the National Highway 57 (Imphal- Jiri).

The Joint Committee on Covid-19 laid down the list of inconveniences and grievances recorded during our interaction which the villagers had reported to us.

The following list of feedbacks and grievances were shortlisted by the committee on priority and urgent need basis understanding the pressure the govt. is facing in fighting the pandemic with the limited resources we have at this point in time.

At BRTF Office, Noney SP, DC, SDO, CMO and Village Authority of Noney District meeting with Joint Committee members.

Public Leaders of Jiribam District attending lectures given by the Joint Committee on the theme - Role and responsibility of CSOs in this crucial juncture at Leinaklwi Hotel, Golathon Jiribam.

Local leaders and volunteers expressing and sharing their views on COVID-19 at leader awareness meeting with the District Administration including SP, DC CMO at District Administration Hall, Churchandpur.

Counselling cum interaction session with the quarantined inmates at the Temple of Learning School IQC by the Joint Committee on COVID-19.

Post interaction cum awareness photo session at Maram Centre with the Joint Committee and Maram village leaders.

Meeting with DC Senapati at Senapati HQ.

Interaction cum Awareness session with Nungba village leaders by conducted by the Joint Committee.

Joint Committee meeting with the Mao local leaders including Mao Naga Women Union, Addl. SP Senapati, SDPO, SDO Mao Sub-Div.

A group photo session after meeting with the local leaders of Kangpokpi District including DC KPI, ADC, KPI

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