JK NEWS UPDATES Deputy Commissioner Shopian Choudhary Mohamamd Yasin accompanied by various concerned officers today visited Vehil and launched the door to door screening for detection of persons with symptoms of COVID-19, awareness campaign to sanitize and motivate people for testing in the Vehil of Shopian district .
On the occasion, DC said that the initiative run along the lines of the COVID-19 and special focus will be given to areas where the people infected with the disease have been found.
Treating the locations where the infected people have been found as the epicentre, door to door screening conducted with a special focus on senior citizens.
The DC also said that screening of all people who had entered the district should also be conducted through the door-to-door method.
The DC also appealed to the people to help the frontline workers and boost their morale.
In the District, so far, 151 cases of covid19 are confirmed , out of which 107 patients have been cured and discharged.
Meanwhile, DC urged the masses of the locality to follow all the required health advisories especially maintaining social distancing and using face masks so that the risk of the infection is minimised .
Chief Medical Officer, Tehsildar Shopian and other concerned accompanied the DC.