Imphal: In continuation of extending necessary assistance in connection with the pandemic especially for the Covid-19 infected persons, MPCC member distributed essential items to people in Lamlai Assembly Constituency on Wednesday.
The distribution of essential items was conducted under the supervision of co-opted member of Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC), Achoibam Deben in collaboration with Lamlai Block Congress Committee; Lamlai Kendra Development political forum; Hill area Development committee; Lamlai Block Mahila Youth Congress Committee; volunteers of Lamlai Kendra covid-19 second wave information centre and councillor of Lamlai Municipal Council.
Necessary essential items were distributed to 385 households of 18 localities of the Assembly Constituency where a total of 277 persons were tested positive during a mass Covid-19 testing conducted recently.
President of Lamlai Block Congress Committee, Hijam Marjit said people should give priority on early vaccination. Early vaccination is one of the major preventive measures from against the severe impact of Covid-19 infection.
He said despite giving priority on early vaccination, people should strictly follow the guidelines issued by the state government and to maintain SoP even at home.
Marjit said in the constituency many people are tested positive and for the remaining people who are not affected by the virus should be cautious against the virus infection.
The joint committee will continue extending necessary assistance to the needy person of the constituency who have been affected directly or indirectly by the pandemic, he added.