Public awareness on COVID-19 stressed
City Desk :
State Minister for Industries Kamal Ahmed Mojumder called for massive public awareness activities in the media on coronavirus (COVID-19).
"Public awareness can play a strong role in controlling the coronavirus situation," he said this recently while distributing Eid gifts among the poor on Monipur High School and College (boys branch) premises in Mirpur area in the city, according to a press release.
Around 2,000 families received semai, sugar, flour, potatoes, rice and pulses.
In the current situation, Kamal Mojumder said the government is very active in expanding the medical services for the disease and keeping the wheel of the country's economy moving.
"To overcome the COVID-19 crisis, the Prime Minister has announced an incentive package of around Taka one lakh crore for all manufacturing sectors.
The government has started work to implement this huge incentive package," he added.