_Corona Virus threat_ *Doda administration ropes in Sarpanches,Panches against Corona Virus campaign* _DDC Informed the PRI’s about established 24×7 District control room_

Publish Date : 16/03/2020
Doda,March 10:
As a part of disseminating information to the PRI members about the deadly Corona virus, District Development Commissioner,Dr Sagar D Doifode today chaired separate sensitization programmes, here today at DC office.
On the occasion, a detailed information on the subject was held wherein experts briefed the participants about preventive measures that need to be taken, to avert the infection.
On the occasion, it was given out by the DDC that near about 250 surveillance committees having representatives from several departments have been constituted at different levels across the district, besides surveillance nakkas at Jathi and Khaleni has been established under the supervision of police alongwith health department to track the travel history of every inward movement to the district.
Speaking on the occasion, DDC stressed the participants to play a proactive role in the campaign by educating people in their respective areas about the novel Corona virus, asking them to identify all such persons who have the travel history from the affected regions or to abroad after February with the administration on the shared numbers of control room so that necessary action shall be initiated at earliest to avoid any hue and cry.
DDC has informed the participants that a control room has been established under the supervision of ADC Doda Kishori Lal Sharma which will be functional 24×7 with toll-free number 18001807122,9906320997 mobile number.
DDC asked that if someone has travel history to foreign country especially affected country or have some symptoms they should come forward and get them medically examined. 
DDC urged the people to adopt prescribed preventive measures and cooperate with the authorities in this regard, besides ask them to endorse more cautiousness and appealed them not to panic and ensured that district administration is well equipped to handle the virus.