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Wear masks in crowded places: Civil Surgeon

Updated on Thursday, March 30, 2023 10:43 AM IST

In case of persistent cough, cold, fever, get a Covid test done

Mohali, March 30 : Desh Click News

 In view of increase in Covid positive cases in some parts of the country, Civil Surgeon Dr. Adarshpal Kaur appealed to the district residents to follow Covid appropriate behavior to stay away from the deadly disease of Covid-19.

        She said that the basic guidelines like wearing masks and frequent hand washing should be followed by all. She added that in case of persistent cough, cold, fever etc., one should visit a government health facility and seek the advice of a doctor and get a Covid test done. She advised that masks should be worn while going to crowded places, public buses, taxis, cinema halls, shopping centers, shops etc.

               Dr. Adarshpal Kaur said that Covid sampling has been intensified in the district. People should visit the government health facility to get the covid test done. She added that Covid testing is free of cost in all the government health institutions. The Civil surgeon also said that every beneficiary should get a vaccine without wasting time as the vaccine gives the body the strength to fight the disease. She added that the vaccine is completely safe and everyone should get it without any fear. People can also contact the health department's helpline 104 for the expert advice.

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