Advisor Bhatnagar announces award for COVID-19 Frontline warrior

Chennai: A technician works to convert a building of the National Institute of Ageing into a dedicated COVID-19 care centre, in Chennai, Monday, July 6, 2020. (PTI Photo)(PTI06-07-2020_000205B)

SRINAGAR, JULY 09- Advisor to Lieutenant Governor Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar has announced cash reward with citation to Ambulance Driver Jameel Ahmad working with CMO Srinagar, for rendering exemplary services during the pandemic COVID-19.
While announcing the award, Advisor Bhatnagar said that we need to boost the morale of our frontline Health workers who are wroking dedicatedly while fighting COVID-19. He added that despite facing several challenges they have ensured the safety and health of the people of J&K.
He directed the heads of Health care institutions of Jammu and Kashmir to recommend names of staff persons who have played commendable roles during this time so that they can be suitably rewarded.
Pertinently the driver has been working round the clock since the outbreak of pandemic COVID-19 without taking any leave. Interestingly he has volunteered for such duty most of the times.
Meanwhile Advisor Bhatnagar has appealed the general public to refrain from unnecessary travel and venturing out and to strictly follow the guidelines and SOPs circulated by the Health Authorities for their safety. “Health and Medical Education Department is committed to fight the spread of virus at all levels and ensures safety of all,” Advisor said.
The Advisor has also extended his wishes to all the Frontline Health workers who are rendering their duties in these difficult times.