Vigilance Bureau distributes face shields among frontline health workers


Chandigarh, April 23 (Punjab Mail) – In a battle against Covid-19 pandemic outbreak, Punjab Vigilance Bureau today distributed face shields for protection of frontline health workers in Civil Surgeon office at S.A.S Nagar.

Disclosing this here today, spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said as per directions of Chief Director-cum ADGP Vigilance Bureau B.K. Uppal, teams of flying squad have already been formed to monitor the problems being faced by the people and steps have been taken to resolve their grievances. In this regard, VB teams also providing rations to the needy persons.

He further informed that teams of Vigilance Bureau flying squad-1 led by AIG Ashish Kapoor today distributed face shields to the front line employees of the Health Department to protect them from any kind of virus attack. Apart from this, AIG Ashish Kapoor have asked the Civil Surgeon about the need of such face shields for the other staff/officers working on the front line in this Covid-19 battle and gave assurance to provide more face shields as and when required in future.

In addition, he encouraged the health workers and told them to work hard while keeping themselves safe and said that Vigilance Bureau would always be at your disposal if you face any difficulty while performing your duty.

Among others present in the team included DSP Gurvinder Pal Singh, Inspector Sukhminder Singh, Reader/AIG Amrik Singh, District Epidemic Prevention Officer Dr. Renu Singh, Dr. Harman Kaur, DMC Dr. Daljit Singh, Health Inspector Bhupinder Singh, DHO Dr. Subhash and other health workers.