1980 people pledged in a month (Nagpur DBSS)

DBSS of Nagpur has launched hand wash campaign on 16th Oct’ 2017. Inaugural ceremony-cum-training was blessed by the Bishop Rt. Rev. Paul Duppare, Diocese of Nagpur. DBSS team, diocesan delegates, medical staffs and others participated in the inaugural meeting. Mr. Samsung Wankhede, male nurse, Mure Memorial hospital Nagpur trained the participants on seven steps of hand washing. Steps are;

  1. Wet hands and apply enough soap.
  2. Rup palms together
  3. Rub the back of each hand
  4. Rub both hands while interlocking fingers.
  5. Rub the back & tips of the fingers.
  6. Rub thumps and the ends of wrist
  7. Rinse both hands properly with water.

Now the campaign has reached seven villages (Sonegaon, Katurli, Kudurli, Keshalwada, Khudsabari, Malipar & Menda)of  Bhandara district and six villages (Saikheda, Tikmara, Mundara, Pauna, Pabanpar, Gungewahi) of Chandrapur district. DBSS team along with Angawadi workers and school teachers are visiting families, organizing village meeting and making please aware about hand washing, personal hygiene, cleanliness, swachhata of the surrounding etc. 1980 people have signed the campaign pledge till date.