Ambassa (Tripura), June 8 : Tripura Food and Civil Supplies Minister Manoj Kanti Deb today called upon for mass awareness to contain the spread of COVID-19 during his speech in the nCoV protective gears distribution programme arranged by Tripura State National Service Scheme (NSS) in the bordering subdivision of Kamalpur in the northern Tripura district of Dhalai here. Mr Deb said, "The initiative of State NSS is highly appreciable. Our fight against COVID-19 is going on with full preparedness. But I want to appeal to all the citizens to be aware of the protective measures so that we may attain victory against this pandemic. In this fight health workers, cops and scribes are leading the battle from the front. And hence I want to convey warm greetings to them. And the fight would better be won by a united effort which in fact is continuing in the state so far".
In the programme, MLA Asis Das, Dhalai Zilla Parishad President Ruby Ghosh, Sports Department State Official Paimong Mog and others remained present. (UNI)