Kakching, Mar 23 : As a preventative measure from the deadly COVID-19, MLA of Kakching Assembly Constituency, Y Surchandra distributed face masks today at Kakching Market.
Speaking on the sideline of the campaign which was kicked off from Irabot Part, Kakching Keithel, Y Surchandra maintained that the masks were distributed to deal with the shortage of the mask in the market due to panic buying.
Assuring that he will reach out to more people in combating COVID-19, the MLA appealed all to follow social distancing guidance laid down by the Government and also avoid mass gathering.
Important members of BJP Kakching, Councillors and Members of KMC also participated in the distribution programme.
The pandemic COVID-19 which broke out and first identified in Wuhan, China, has claimed more than 15,400 lives globally with Italy being the worse affected country.