BJP President Nadda for popularizing the use of the mask through a massive campaign

NEW DELHI: BJP President J P asked the party on Saturday to make the use of masks a massive campaign and promote cleanliness, saying awareness of all aspects of infection prevention needs to be spread.

Speaking to party leaders from various states, Nadda urged them to encourage people to follow the Prime Minister. Narendra Modi We appeal to turn off the lights on Sunday and light candles and lamps or turn on your mobile flashlights for nine minutes at 9 pm to show our determination and solidarity against the pandemic.

Nadda also praised the decision of the Modi government to release Rs 17,287 crore to states and the move by the Home Office to grant Rs 11,092 crore from the State Disaster Risk Management Fund (SDRMF), according to a statement.

There is no need to panic in the fight against coronavirus, as 1.52 lakh beds, 4,307 hospitals, 33,000 ICU beds and 16,000 ventilators are available for use and around 10,000 personal protection kits are prepared every day he said in the statement.

Adequate and rapid tests are also being carried out, so there is no need to panic, he said.

The BJP president also appealed for donations to the 'PM Cares Fund'.