Gangtok, 26 Mar:
NHPC-Teesta V Power Station, Balutar, East Sikkim, distributed face masks, hand santisers, hand wash liquid and soaps to residents of Raley, Ralap, Singbel, Salebong, Sokpey and other areas on 25 and 26 Mar, under its CSR & SD initiatives to help fight the battle against Novel Coronavirus, a press release informs.
Head of the Power Station, Sahadev Khatua, stressed that social distancing, personal hygiene and sanitation were key to break the transmission chain of the virus.
He also congratulated the medical services department of Teesta-V Power Station for its tireless efforts in creating awareness on Coronavirus.
The items were handed over to the Rakdong-Tintek BDO, P Wangchen Namkarpa, who thanked NHPC for providing basic protective items.