Balianta, Oct 24: Awareness programme on COVID-19 pandemic and its impact was held at Pratapsasan gram panchayat in Balianta today.
A team led by Balianta tehsildar Saroj Kumar Panda, held the programme and created awareness among the local residents. They also held an awareness rally in the area and asked people to follow Covid-19 guidelines and wear face masks.
The officials also briefed the residents on the various Dos and Don’ts in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, such as the importance of wearing masks, social distancing and personal hygiene.
Among others, additional tehsildar Sanjukta Swain, local sarpanch Bhagyadhar Nandi, Balakati police outpost in-charge Mumtaz Alli Khan, social activist Prashant Behera and RI Sarada Pati were present during the awareness drive.