- Rabies awareness program for security officers
a) Location :Porvorim
b) Date :7/10/2022
c) Group :Security officer
d) Topic : Rabies
Mr. Ashok Meger, Education officer, Mission Rabies Goa
Mr. John Aguiar, General Manager, of Goa Human Resource Development Corporation
Conducted Mission Rabies awareness programme in GHRDC office Porvorim for security officers and admin staff.
These are the points discussed
- Rabies is a deadly Virus that can infect people and warm-blooded animals
- It is mostly caused by dogs, because dogs are everywhere, we live with the dogs, spoke about how to avoid the dog bites, and if they are bitten by dog, they should wash the wound for 15 minutes with any available soap, and they have to visit hospital for 4 anti-rabies injection
- Vaccination of dogs annually is compulsory, one injection every year, to protect the dog from the rabies
- Goa is declared as Rabies controlled state, since there are no human rabies cases in Goa since 2018.
- Explained our services like dogs vaccination, sterilisation, surveillance and Education in schools and communities our hotline No is 7744029586