Udupi, Oct 17, 2020: Following certain simple guidelines like wearing face masks, maintaining social distancing and frequently washing hands and ensuring other hygienic practices will help in staying away from Covid-19 infection, said Udupi Deputy Commissioner G Jagadeesh.
He was presiding over a meeting convened as part of an intensive campaign to check the spread of Covid-19, at the Dr V S Acharya Auditorium of Udupi ZP on October 18, Friday.
The Deputy Commissioner said all government programmes should also ensure in creating Covid-awareness and stressed the need to sensitize those who fail to wear masks and maintain social distancing.
He said buses have to be mandatorily sanitized every day. During online classes teachers should sensitize students on Covid related guidelines, he said.
Additional DC Sadashiva Prabhu, ZP CEO Dr Naveen Bhat, Member Secretary of Legal Services Authority Kaveri and others were present.