Manipur CM flags off Covid awareness rally

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Published: October 30,2020 11:06 AM
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October 30, 2020: Chief Minister N Biren Singh, along with Major General Alok Naresh, Inspector General Assam Rifles South, flagged-off a mega COVID-19 awareness bike rally.

October 30, 2020: Chief Minister N Biren Singh, along with Major General Alok Naresh, Inspector General Assam Rifles South, flagged-off a mega COVID-19 awareness bike rally organised by IGAR South at Mantripukrhi on Thursday.



The awareness rally was held as part of the Jan Andolan drive initiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 15. In line with the initiative, the Assam Rifles has also launched week long focussed Jan Andolan drives in various parts of Imphal East, Imphal West and Thoubal districts wherein troops of Assam Rifles are reaching out to the people and spreading awareness about use of face masks, personal hygiene and social distancing protocols.



The mega bike rally traversed through Imphal and Thoubal districts.



More than 200 bikers from local bike clubs, the Royal Riders and Royal Motors participated in the rally in a show of solidarity with the Assam Rifles in this noble initiative.



The rally covered a distance of over 50 kilometres passing through prominent places and making halts at population centres to educate and spread message on COVID-19 .