GUWAHATI, Dec 10 - A Covid-19 awareness programme along with mask distribution to students was organised by the Stars of North East India (SONEI) public welfare trust, at the Hengrabari ME School here on Thursday.
Speaking as the chief guest on the occasion, Dr Khalil Siddique, MD, Medicity Aditya Guwahati, explained to the students in lucid language the importance of cleanliness, social distancing and care of elderly members in family for combating Covid-19 effectively in the coming days.
The Medicity authorities gifted 250 masks for the students of the school. The masks were received by Chatradhar Das, headmaster, Hengrabari ME School.
The event was organised by SONEI with the support of Magic Bus, an international NGO engaged in mentoring and empowering youths. Wungthing Keishing, programme manager of Magic Bus also spoke on the occasion and informed the audience that his organisation works with 21 schools in Guwahati covering more than 8,000 students.