A programme named “Pranavayu” has been launched by the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, Karnataka. The programme has been launched by city corporation to create awareness on the need to self examine the respiratory health for Bengaloreans, as the district has 175 confirmed COVID 19 positive cases. Due to large number of cases in the district, it has been ordered to execute quarantine as well as surveillance activities including identifying persons prone to the deadly corona virus infection.
With the help of this programme, people in Bengaluru will be able to carry out self examination for early detection of any ailment that could aggravate the situation if contracted with the viral infection. hence, this programme is an effort to assist people with low oxygen level in their blood to get themselves examined early before their infection becomes fatal.
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- Chief Minister of Karnataka : B.S. Yediyurappa; Governor: Vajubhai Vala.