Police under the aegis of Civic Action Programme distributed Covid19 safety kits among the poor and needy families of North Zone of district Srinagar.
A distribution function was held by SSP Srinagar Dr. Haseeb Mughal-JKPS at Marriage Hall Peer-Bagh Khanyar. Covid19 safety kits comprising of Digital Thermometer, Oximeter, Masks, Sanitizers, Hand Gloves, Face Shields were distributed among the poor and needy families.
Speaking on the occasion, SSP Srinagar apprised the participants about the precautions and preventions for saving their families from Covid-19 pandemic.
“It is pertinent to mention that 232 distress calls were attended and responded, medicines provided to 66 patients in need, transport provided to 72 patients to reach hospital, assistance provided to 95 families to take the patients to hospital and ration kits were provided to 650 destitute families during the pandemic and recent heavy snowfall,” police spokesperson said in a statement.
SP North City Srinagar Sandeep Gupta was convenor of the programme, SDPO Khanyar Farhan Jahanzeb was the anchor. Besides, officers of North Zone SDPO M.R.Gunj, SHO Rainawari, SHO Nowhatta and SHO Khanyar were also present on the occasion.