Health officials distribute masks among bus passengers

Health officials distribute masks among bus passengers

Media officers sensitise passengers to the Covid norms in Patiala. Tribune photo: Rajesh Sachar

Tribune News Service

Patiala, April 20

Amid the rising positive cases, health officials today distributed masks to bus passengers. Officials, led by Mass Media Officer Krishan Kumar, educated passengers on the Covid norms such as wearing masks, washing hands regularly and keeping social distance.

During the awareness drive, the health officials found that many passengers were not wearing masks. Krishan Kumar said they appealed the passengers to undergo corona test if they had any symptoms such as fever, cough, cold, chest pain, difficulty in breathing etc.

He said: “Besides, the passengers were motivated for vaccination. We are going all out to appeal people to follow the Covid guidelines and avoid unnecessary travel.”

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