Hand hygiene and safe behaviour are key measures for the prevention and transmission of COVID-19 in Plantation. Experts have shown that it is the most effective and inexpensive way to improve and small practice which could be growth at length in Children under 5 years. In order to initiate the essential health care programme in Plantation , Early Child Development Project assisted by World Bank under the patronage of Ministry of Women & Child Affairs and Social Security implemented by Ministry of Community Empowerment and Estate Infrastructure Development and PHDT gifted Hand Washing Units Sanitizers, Thermometers
and Face Masks to Child
Development Centres in the Community. The ceremonial handing over of the equipment were taken place at Nuwara eliya Region by the Minister of Arumugan Thondaman to Minister Pavithradevi Wanniarrachi this morning organized event. The Director General of PHDT, Mr. Lal Perera and DPD- ECDP Mr. Chaminda Ramasundara, along with other Officials grace the occasion.