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Red Crescent conducts awareness campaign

1 April, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Red Crescent conducts awareness campaign

Bangladesh Red Crescent Society is carrying out various campaigns to create awareness among the people about novel coronavirus (COVID-19), reports BSS.

Their campaigns include sending messages to the people through social media to prevent this deadly virus.

The authorities of the Red Crescent Society said they are circulating awareness messages on COVID-19 from their official Facebook page.

Besides, they are also conducting Facebook live programmes, circulating various awareness TV commercials made with the participation of renowned personalities, said a press release.

The Society said they have so far been able to send life saving awareness messages to over one lakh people using social media. Besides, they are also conducting various campaigns like countrywide distribution of leaflets, conducting awareness campaigns through loudspeakers, installing basins in various places for washing hands, straying disinfectant liquid.

As part of its series of operations to prevent and control COVID-19, the volunteers of Red Crescent Society sprayed disinfectant in various parts of the capital, including Mugda and Dhanmondi.