Deogarh, April 24: A woman working as a constable in the district has shown exemplary courage by joining Covid-19 duty, days after she faced a major accident.
The constable Sanjukta Patra of Barkote police station faced a major accident and was under treatment for spinal cord injury and fracture .She was discharged from hospital on April 6 and was advised rest.
Instead Patra joined her duty on April 9 to help Covid-19 management. “The doctors have advised her for complete rest. But she turned up at the police station and insisted to resume work. She has been performing her duty with a belt on her waist,” said a senior police official.