Police Station Nigeen on Wednesday organised a covid awareness program at Auqaf Market Hazratbal and Fisherman colony Dhobighat, the slum area of Hazratbal.
In a statement, a spokesperson said, “SP Hazratbal, SDPO Zakoora and SHO PS Nigeen were present on the occasion. Besides, Tehsildar North, Civil Society members, Masjid Committee members, Civil defence personal & members of Different NGO’s also attended the function.”
The statement further said that during the program, the people were sensitized about the pandemic and were requested to adopt covid appropriate behavior.
The participants were requested to wear masks, use sanitizers and keep their surroundings clean, reads the statement.
They were requested to adhere to the SOPs and cooperate with police in enforcing the directions.
The participants were later distributed masks/ sanitizers/ gloves & PPE kits. Moreover, the participants were requested to get vaccinated immediately.
Fine was also realised from the violaters on this occasion.
The people of the area were thankful and hailed the police for organizing such event.