Dos and don’ts on the health front
Health dept. directives on COVID protocol
The Health Department has cautioned the public to take utmost precautions and to take care of all COVID-19 protocols whereas collaborating in the electoral course of, as the second wave of COVID is spreading quick and intense in lots of components of the nation and circumstances are rising in Kerala too.
An advisory issued by the division says that each particular person ought to put on masks, protecting nostril and mouth correctly, whereas going out to vote and whereas ready to vote at the polling sales space.
Children shouldn’t be taken together with adults for voting. Everyone ought to carry their very own pen for signing in the register. Mask should not be lowered whereas partaking in dialog with others. Maintain a distance of not less than six toes with others, whereas ready in the queue.
People ought to keep away from bodily expressions of affection when assembly others and restrain themselves from shaking palms when assembly others.
Those affected by fever or any respiratory ailments ought to keep away from going to vote at common hours and ought to wait until the final hour of polling to solid their vote.
If unsure, name 1056
All voters ought to sanitise their palms earlier than getting into and whereas exiting the sales space. People ought to wash palms with cleaning soap and water as quickly as they attain house, the advisory says.
The public can make clear any doubts on this regard by calling the helpline, DISHA 1056