COVID norms ‘flouted’ during awareness drive on forest fire
Padia: The forest staff of Kalimela embarked on an awareness drive at Manyamkonda village on Wednesday on bikes but blatant violations of COVID and road safety norms have been witnessed.
The bike rally was taken out by the forest officials for making people aware of protecting forest resources and wildlife from forest fire in Malkangiri district
The participants were seen not wearing masks and grossly flouting Covid norms. They were not even wearing helmets and throwing all the road safety measures to the winds.