Community soak-pits in Mansa schools
The district administration of Mansa in Punjab has taken the initiative of constructing soak pits in 53 schools. The soak pits when completed will cater to waste water near drinking water sources in the school as well as waste water generated from washing of Mid-Day meal utensils.
To engage migrant workers that have returned from other States to Sitamarhi District in Bihar, handwashing campaigns have been held, the activity contributing to making people aware of the proper techniques of handwashing to protect themselves from the spread of coronavirus infection.
- Hygiene and Handwashing
The Department of Water Supply and Sanitation, Government of Punjab has initiated various emergency measures and ramped up infrastructure facilities to handle patients in case of a flare-up in COVID-19 cases.
- Administrative and Financial Streamlining, Hygiene and Handwashing