Sivasagar: Since the neighboring district Jorhat reels under the scare of Coronavirus outbreak, Sivasagar also fears the deadly virus. Meanwhile, the district administration of Sivasagar has urged the denizens not to panic over the outbreak of Coronavirus.
The district health department has taken all precautionary measures to prevent entry and spreading of the deadly coronavirus. Sivasagar Deputy Commissioner Lakhinandan Gogoi is constantly monitoring the situation and measures taken by the Health and Tourism departments in this regard. The Deputy Commissioner had already held a crucial meeting with the Joint Director of Health Services to contain the deadly virus.
Meanwhile, the district health department has arranged for a health check-up of suspected coronavirus cases at Wood’s Dispensary. Moreover, isolated rooms to quarantine suspected patients at the Sivasagar Civil Hospital have been set up.
The district administration and the health department have also urged the people not to panic over the outbreak of coronavirus across the globe. The authorities have asked people to take precautions and maintain certain hygienic habits in this regard. People are urged to go for proper health check-up if someone is suffering from cold, cough and fever. People are also asked to frequently wash their hands at regular intervals and avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth. People are also asked to maintain a safe distance from those suffering from cough and cold. They should not remain in an empty stomach for a long period of time and have proper nutritious food rich in protein and vitamins. The district administration has also urged not to organize any program involving mass gathering.