Imphal, August 10 2021: Seva Bharati Manipur continues to support the fight against COVID-19. The Covid Response Team of Seva Bharati, Manipur in association with Shanatan Dharma Sevak Sangha Myanmar has handed over medicines, PPE kits and other essential items to COVID-19 Prevention, Control and Treatment Committee, Myanmar at Tamu Hospital yesterday.
The items were handed over under the sponsorship of Seva International to provide help to communities in neighboring countries in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic.
Materials were handed over in a function which was attended by officials of RSS Manipur Prant, V Sekhar, advisor of Sanatan Dharma Sevak Sangha-Myanmar, Thoiba Singh, president of Meitei Council Moreh and other officials of Seva Bharati.
The doctors at Tamu Hospital, Myanmar has expressed gratitude to the visiting team from India and have also honoured them with a certificate.
The Covid response team also met leaders of Gorkha Samaj, a body of Nepali community in Tamu at Gorkha Dharmasala and distributed medicines, the release said.
The Gorkha leaders also sought assistance regarding vaccination against Covid and the team had assured to respond after due consultation with the Manipur Government and the Central Government, the release said.
A similar distribution programme was also organised at Leibi village in Tengnoupal district, the release said.
Further, more medicines meant for Myanmar Indo Meitei Group, communities residing in Moreh were handed over to Shanatan Dharma Sevak Sangha Myanmar, Meetei Council Moreh and Tamil Sangam Moreh.