Odisha Self help groups distributed nearly 12-lakh masks to fight COVID19

Bhubaneswar: Nearly 12-lakh masks have been distributed by members of Self-Help Groups (SHGs) to fight COVID19, says commissioner-cum-director, Mission Shakti, Sujata Karthikeyan.

During lockdown on account of #COVID-19 pandemic, Women Self Help Groups under Mission Shakti have taken up of the initiative of running mobile dry ration and vegetables supply in different urban areas .

Besides production of masks in bulk, SHGs are now engaged in preparation and supply of cooked food, vegetables and dry rations. WSHGs in Odisha are making substantial contributions to the protect the people from Corona Virus,COVID-19.