Nangarhar University conducts public awareness campaign regarding Covid-19 cure and protection.

04 Apr, 2020

 

The campaign was initiated by NU Peace Center, in which professors, administrative staff, security personnel, and the residents of Nangarhar University campus were given masks and gloves.

Chancellor of Nangarhar University Professor Emeritus Dr. Khalil Ahmad Behsoodwal, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Assistant Professor Dr. Mohammad Hamid Kadwal, Vice Chancellor for Students Affairs Assistant Professor Sayed Akram Hashimi, Vice Chancellor for Financial and Administrative Affairs Mr. Hameedullah Ahmadzai, the Coordinator of NU Peace Center Senior Lecturer Naeem Jan Sarwary, some lecturers, professors, and students attended the campaign.

In the opening speech, Chancellor of Nangarhar University Professor Emeritus Dr. Khalil Ahmad Behsoodwal asked people to comply with the guidelines devised by Ministry of Health regarding the prevention from the deadly Corona Virus. He said, “We ought to work on the general public to educate them to protect themselves and their families from this dangerous virus”.

Coordinator of NU Peace Center Senior Lecturer Naeem Jan Sarwary said, “Corona virus is highly deadly and contagious. Therefore, to be protected from this virus, we need to use masks and gloves, and similarly we have to frequently wash our hands with soap”. He also added, “Prevention is far better than cure; wearing masks and gloves is a better way to keep safe from this virus”.

Translation: Gul Rasool Saber