Mangaluru, July 01, 2020: Close on the heels of a surge in Covid-19 cases in Ullal City Municipal Council jurisdiction, ward-wise teams have been formed to create awareness and to manage the covid pandemic.
Ullal CMC Commissioner Rayappa said in the past one week positive cases had been reported at Azad Nagara, Kodi, Summer Sand and Police Station. Sixteen cases have been reported from one single house.
Keeping in mind the health of the citizens of Ullal and to control the pandemic, 6 to 8 teams have been constituted by including members of elected representatives, temples, mosques and churches to create awareness among the people on the Covid-19, he added.
He said awareness will be created by the team members on wearing a mask and maintaining social distance in public places. None should enter or go out of the sealdown areas. People from sealdown areas can go out only in case of emergency.
The teams will also be responsible for supplying essential commodities to the sealdown areas. Cleanliness and sanitisation work has begun in areas in Ullal, Rayappa added.