DONGKAMUKAM, Mar 19: Deputy Commissioner of Hamren Shayed Isfaquor Rehman held an awareness programme on COVID-19 at DC office, Hamren on Thursday.
While addressing the gathering, Rehman informed that by taking certain precautions like staying away from people having symptoms like cough, cold and fever. He also mentioned that people should wash their hands frequently and cover their mouth with a handkerchief while coughing or sneezing.
The programme was also attended by president of Journalist Union of Assam Mainu Borah and her team. Her team also felicitated the DC with a Karbi poho.
Likewise, awareness programme on coronavirus was also held in different parts of West Karbi Anglong like Dongkamukam, Borthol, Hongkram and others. The programme was held as per the notification issued by the deputy commissioner. The programme was carried out by Para Legal Volunteers (PLVs) who instructed the villagers to take precautions in order to avoid getting infected by the virus.