GAIBANDHA: Sadullapur Upazila Health Department started a mass motivational campaign at its various important places on Monday to check corona infection in the upazila town.
The health department sources said people are being infected with Covid-19 day by day and it has turned into a pandemic situation all over the country as elsewhere in the world.In this regard, the health department has taken the initiative to conduct a motivational campaign for the mass people of the upazila to save them from the deadly virus.
Under the campaign, the health officials led by Upazila Heath and Family Planning Officer (UHFPO) Dr Shahinul Islam are creating awareness among the people about Covid-19 and advising them to follow the health guidelines and maintain social distancing to reduce the spread of coronavirus disease.
Besides, they were distributing face masks to the common people free of cost toprevent coronavirus spreading in the upazila.
They also urged the people not to go outside of the homes unnecessarily during the lockdown imposed by the government.
The motivational campaign would continue till May 19, said Dr Shahinul Islam.
He also sought whole hearted cooperation of the upazila people to make the campaign a grand success.