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Navy conducts disinfectant spray operations

Published on: 10:51 pm - Saturday | March 28, 2020


Members of Bangladesh Navy have conducted disinfectant spray operations across the country to check the outbreak of deadly coronavirus.

Navy members conducted the day-long disinfectant liquid spray operations in Dhaka’s Mirpur-14, Ibrahimpur, Kochukhet, Bhasantek, Banani, Gulshan and the adjacent main roads, footpaths, local markets, mosques and other nearby areas, according to an ISPR press release on Saturday.

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam and other high officials of Navy were present, among others, during the operations.

Apart from Dhaka, the Navy members also sprayed antiseptic liquid in Chattogram, Mongla, Kaptai and Khulna.

Besides, they also created various campaigns to create mass awareness among the people and distributed leaflets among the people to prevent COVID-19.

They asked people to avoid social gathering, maintain social distancing and stay at home.

Bangladesh Navy also distributed various relief materials like antiseptic soaps, edible oil, rice, pulse, masks and potatoes among the poor and destitute people.