Global Handwashing Day observed
IMPHAL, Oct 15
Nehru Yuva Kendra Chandel observed the Global Handwashing Day at Chakpikarong Block in Chandel district.
press release issued by Ng Rameson Monsang, District Youth Coordinator,
NYK, Chandel said that the need for sanitation and self-hygiene has
become an indomitable part of a person’s life as the COVID-19 pandemic
has become a health concern of everyone.
Children and youth present at the event were taught the various methods of handwashing with alcohol-based gel or soap, he said
NYK Chandel also conducted COVID19 intervention programme at Monsang Pantha.
children and parents taking part in the programme pledge to follow
COVID-19 appropriate behaviours like wearing of face masks, frequent
hand washing and maintaining social distance. They were also urged not
to venture out, needlessly.