A videoconference was held at Kozhikode Collectorate conference Hall in Kozhikode in which Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan interacted with religious heads in Kozhikode district to fight the spread of Covid-19.
District Collector V.Samba Siva Rao asked the religious leaders to support the government initiatives to control the spread of Covid-19.
The deadly outbreak can be controlled only with the support of everyone in the society.If we are not taking things seriously, the things will go beyond control and we will have to face the same situation that haunted Italy,Iran and South Korea.
- The fast-spreading disease that jumped from animals to humans in China has now infected about 200,000 people and caused nearly 8,500 deaths in 164 nations, triggering emergency lockdowns and injections of cash unseen since World War Two.
People must avoid public gatherings and functions. All festivals are to be performed in a simple manner,focusing rituals alone.
Maximum numbers in the religious functions are ten.