Mysuru, April 2:- Labour Department, Karnataka Building Workers’ Welfare Board, Karnataka State Unorganised Labourers Security Board, Indian Red Cross and Credit Organisation are jointly launched awareness campaign to control the spread of coronavirus in the district.
The campaign is being held since eight days at KR Nagar, Periyapattana, Hunsur, HD Kote, Mysuru, T Narasipura, Saraguru and Nanjangud taluks.
Essentials such as masks, sanitisers, soaps and biscuits are being distributed to more than 10,000 needy labourers across the district.
District labour officer Manjula Devi, secretary of Indian Red Cross Prof Mahadevappa, Dr Lakshmi Devi, managing trustee of Credit I Dr MP Varsha and others were present. (MR/GK)