Thoubal SP hands over protective kits

Staff Reporter (bigyan-imo)

Imphal, Mar 29: Over 200 hand gloves and some face masks provided by chief minister N Biren for Public Grievances Cell, Lilong were handed over to the Cell officials by Thoubal district superintendent of police Dr S Ibomcha on Sunday.

The said items were provided to help the cell officials reach out to the people in distress as well as effectively enforce curfew and lockdown being imposed to prevent spread of COVID-19 in the state.

It is informed that the Cell was formed under the chairmanship of SP Dr Ibomcha to oversee home delivery of essential commodities to people who could not venture out of homes to purchase goods due to the lockdown.

Other member officials of the Cell include representatives of Thoubal district police, volunteers of Lilong, doctors and staff of Noor Hospital and Research Centre, Lilong. Apart from providing essential items, the Cell members are also entrusted to help in the transportation of patients who are in need of emergency medical services.

Moreover, the Thoubal SP has contributed Rs 10,000 to the Public Grievances Cell to meet some of the transport expenses.

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