Siliguri, 21st April: Under the initiative of the Borough Committee - III, special sanitization measures commenced in Siliguri's Subhas Pally Bazar area to combat the spread of the novel coronavirus.
In this context, disinfectants and sanitizers were sprayed in the said area today. Apart from this, awareness was also raised among the people regarding government protocols.
SMC Opposition leader Ranjan Sarkar, who was present during the programme, stated that the market premises should be sanitized frequently as several people crowd the area on a regular basis.
Besides, he maintained that disinfectants were sprayed in Ward No. 17 today and the markets of Ward No. 18 will be sanitized soon.