Following reports of the spreading of coronavirus (COVID-19) in various parts of the country, the Waltair Division of East Coast Railway launched an awareness campaign on the spreading of coronavirus. As per the advice of Health authorities, it is necessary to be vigilant on the public front to create awareness adopt and follow precautionary measures while undertaking the journey.
Divisional Railway Manager Shri Chetan Kumar Shrivastava is monitoring the situation and advised to create more awareness on preventive measures. Posters about the disease displayed at railway stations over the Division, Voice jingles being played in passenger announcement systems, videos on precautionary measures to be adopted to control the spreading of the virus being played at Digital museums.
It has been advised to protect oneself by following simple tips like frequent washing of hands, covering the nose and mouth while sneezing& coughing, taking the advice of doctors when they feel inconvenience etc. Waltair Division is continuing awareness programmes as well as the screening of passengers arriving at Railway stations. It is requested to adopt prevention measures for a safe and happy journey.