Dimapur, May 25: Rector & Parish Priest Catholic Church, Sechu Zubza, Fr. Nellisseril Joseph has unconditionally offered the Don Bosco School, Zubza to the DTF Kohima for setting up a COVID-19 Care Centre for the people of Sechu Zubza sub-division.
The offer was made to the DTF Kohima, through SDO (C) Sechu Zubza, Tiayanger Jamir, in the presence of Medical Officer, Sechu Zubza, village authorities of Sechu Zubza and NGOs.
The school building can accommodate 40 beds (20 for men & 20 for women) with in-house facility for doctors and nurses round the clock.
The SDO (C) expressed profound gratitude to the School for their service towards humanity, not only in normal times but also in a pandemic situation.
He thanked the Parish Priest and all the fraternity of Don Bosco School, Sechu Zubza and the Catholic community in general. Setting up of COVID-19 Care Centres in the rural areas is being contemplated by the Government in the worst case scenario.
The SDO Civil also informed that Government High School Zubza will be converted into facility quarantine for the doctors and front line workers in due course of time.
He further appealed to the people of Western Angami area to come together in prayer as well as in deeds to collectively handle this pandemic since the time has come for everyone to be responsible.
The village authorities and NGOs of Sechu Zubza also expressed their gratitude to the Parish Priest.
(Page News Service)