Dimapur, September 3: District Health Society (DHS) Tuensang conducted IEC campaign on COVID-19 in 31 villages under the health and wellness centres of six PHCs and 13 sub-centres from August 15 to 30. The camp was organized to create awareness on COVID-19 issues like dispelling myths and misconceptions, prevention of stigma and discrimination apart from other general preventive measures.
The villagers were advised regular practice of hand hygiene, wearing face mask in public places and to maintain social distancing, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.
During the camp, the villagers were also made aware of the different health services provided under the health and wellness centre and were encouraged to avail medical services in the health centre. (Page News Service)