Siliguri, 20th July: Siliguri Municipal Corporation distributed masks and raincoats among 2260 safai workers in every ward. SMC administrator Goutam Deb, BoA member Ranjan Sarkar, Alok Chakraborty, Vivek Baid, and SMC commissioner Sonam Wangdi Bhutia handed over masks and raincoats to them.
The necessary materials were provided to them keeping in mind the safety of the cleaning staff. Goutam Deb said that health check-ups of health workers will be conducted twice a year. If any worker falls sick, SMC will take responsibility for treatment through the Swathya Sathi scheme.