Imphal: All Manipur Indane Distributors’ Association (AMIDA) on Wednesday donated Covid-19 medical relief materials for to All Manipur Working Journalist Union (AMWJU) and to the needy people living in far flung areas.
The donation was made at Manipur Press Club, Majorkhul on Wednesday.
The medical relief materials include oximetres (400); glucometre with 600 test strips, 6 pieces; 5 litres hand sanitizer (40 piece); hand gloves (4000 pairs); 3 layer face mask (12,000 pieces); N95 face mask (1,200 pieces); 100 ml hand sanitizer (400 pieces); and ORS apple flavour (80 cases).
Convenor of the association who is also the proprietor of RBD Indane Gurumayum Robindro handed over the relief materials to president in-charge, AMWJU, Soibam Bokuljao for the media personnel and for the far-flung areas the materials were handed over the Indane distributors of the respective areas of various districts.
Robindro said All Manipur Indane Distributors’ Association took the initiatives to help the needy people including media fraternity with the coming of Covid-19 2nd wave.
The programme was organised by the apex body of the gas agency of the state. AMIDA under the aegis of All Manipur Petroleum Products Business Forum also organised similar donation programme earlier in 16 districts of Manipur. The medical relief materials will be handed over to the needy people of far flung places including hilly regions by respective distributors.
Out of the total medical relief materials handed over on Wednesday, N95 face mask, 75 pieces; surgical 3 layered face mask, 300 pieces; disposable rubber hand gloves, 2 packets; 100ml hand sanitizer, 100 pieces, ORS apple flavour, 2 cases and monetary assistance of Rs 10,000 were handed over to the president in-charge, AMWJU.
Information and public relation director H. Balkrishna also donated monetary assistance of Rs 5,000 to AMWJU.