DIPHU, March 19: An awareness meeting regarding the outbreak of novel coronavirus 2019 convened by the Jt.Director, Health Services Diphu was held at Diphu Government College today.
During the meeting, a representative of the department of compliance, risk management, and District administration briefed the meeting on their roles and responsibilities.
Jt.Director, Dr.Kareng Rongpipi provided an overview of the situation in the town. She said that that the Health Services Department has been monitoring the latest development closely by keeping a watch at the arriving and departing train passengers.
She further informed that no confirmed cases have been detected so far. She also said that entry screening will continue and if positive cases are found, they will be immediately sent to DMC&H.
DC Mukul kr. Saikia, SP Debojit Deori, Jt.Director Dr.Kareng Rongpipi, senior professors and non teaching staff attended the meeting.