Shillong, May 9: The Shillong All Faith Forum (SAFF) has appealed to the citizens to co-operate stop the spread of the Covid virus.
“With the unabated onslaught of the corona virus and its variants in our land, claiming the lives of our people with increasing numbers daily, the SAFF said that the citizens need to carry out their own responsibilities and duties to themselves, their family members and neighbours.
“Please do not be misguided by those who want to scare you, but follow the advice of experts in the Health Department of the Government,” the SAFF said.
The SAFF also urged the citizens to diligently follow the containment measures during the period of the lockdown.
It also appealed to citizens over 45 years of age to take the vaccine as soon as possible.
“The Vaccine is safe and effective. This will shield you from the intensity of the virus and also empower your own resistance,” the SAFF said.
According to the forum practice of using the mask, physical distancing and washing of hands should be earnestly followed.