Aligarh Muslim University organised awareness talk on COVID-19

Aligarh: The Department of Community Medicine, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (JNMC), Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) organised an ‘awareness talk’ on personal hygiene, social distancing and proper hand-washing at the Urban Health Training Centre (UTHC) in an attempt to curb COVID-19 (Caronavirus) spread.

Over 30 patients attended the programme in the OPD hours at the Centre in which Dr Suboohi Afzal (CMO In-charge, UTHC) with eight interns, six resident doctors and staff members spoke on the pre-emptive measures for the containment of the virus.

Patients were informed on how the virus is contracted. They were also demonstrated hand washing steps.