Covid 19: Chairman Geja Ram Valmiki leads cleanliness and sanitation drive in Jagraon
Hands over cheque worth Rs 1 lakh for relief measures to SDM
Appeals to residents to assist Punjab Government and safai karamcharis
Jagraon (Ludhiana): In view of Novel Coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic, a large scale cleanliness and sanitation drive were organised in Jagraon today. This drive was led by Safai Karamchari Commission Punjab Chairman Mr Geja Ram Valmiki. The cleanliness and sanitation drive was held in different parts of Jagraon town, and the government offices were also sanitised. On this occasion, he also handed over a cheque of Rs 1 lakh for relief measures to SDM Mr Baljinder Singh.
While speaking on the occasion at Police Lines, here, Mr Valmiki said that following the directions of the Punjab government, the Safai Karamchari Commission have intensified the cleanliness and sanitation drive in all parts of the state. He said that if our surroundings are clean, then we can keep ourselves safe from all kinds of diseases.
He also urged the residents to stay indoors and follow all directions issued by the Punjab government. He assured that all essential commodities would be provided to the residents in their houses itself.
On this occasion, he led the cleanliness and sanitation drive in main chowks, police lines, all offices located inside Tehsil office complex, besides several other areas of Jagraon town. He appealed to the Safai Karamcharis to ensure that they perform their duties with utmost devotion and honesty in this hour of need so that people can stay safe. He also appealed to the residents to assist the safai karamcharis in keeping their surroundings clean./(April 7)