‘Avoid social functions in winter’- Health Minister

Staff Correspondent, Barta24.com, Manikganj
Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Malek Swapan

Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Malek Swapan

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Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Malek Swapan said vaccine against the coronavirus had not yet been fully discovered. The vaccine that is good will be brought to our country. The minister advised to follow the hygiene rules in all cases till the vaccine comes and he also advised to avoid social functions during winter.

He was speaking as the chief guest at an exchange of greetings and grant distribution program with the committee of Saturia and Durga Mandir of Manikganj Sadar Upazilla on the occasion of the upcoming Durga Puja at Garpara Shuvro Center in Manikganj Sadar on Friday (October 16) evening.

Deputy Commissioner SM Ferdous presided over the function while Superintendent of Police Rifat Rahman Shamim, District Awami League Vice-President Saturia Upazila Parishad Chairman Abdul Majid Foto, District Awami League Joint General Secretary Sultanul Azam Khan Apel, Organizing Secretary Sudeb Saha, Manikganj Sadar Upazila Puja Udjapan Parishad President Subrata Ghosh, Saturia Puja Celebration Parishad President Samarendra Saha and others spoke in the function.

At the end of the program, Health Minister Zahid Malek handed over 500 kg of GR rice along with DO letter to 97 Durga temples of Manikganj Sadar Upazilla and 70 Durga temples of Saturia Upazilla.