Health minister distributes health kits


IMPHAL, 31st Mar: In order to combat spread of the pandemic Coronavirus, Health minister L Jayantakumar has dis- tributed health kits at Dharmasala, Thangal Bazar on Tuesday.

Speaking to media on the side- lines of the distribution of health kits, the minister pointed out that thousands of people have lost their lives due to Coronavirus across the globe. Even one 23-year old fe- male in the state is still undergoing treatment although her condition is reported to have been improved.

As such, the department has tak- en up initiative to combat the virus by distributing necessary materials like masks, hand gloves and hand sanitizers, which are transported by special flights. The state gov- ernment is also trying its best to prevent outbreak and spread of the virus, he assured.

Informing that the state govern- ment is also taking up necessary preventive measures, the minister said that the government has start- ed distributing necessary materials and equipment though respective CMOs and quarantine centres.

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