Coronavirus outbreak has affected 219 countries and territories around the world ever since the first case was recorded in China. As of early morning morning today, India has clocked more than 3.14 lakh new Covid-19 cases which has been record the highest-ever daily count anywhere in the world. As per the data released by the Health Ministry 2,104 have succumbed to the disease in the last 24 hours. The coniditions has become so severe that there is a shortage of bed as well as grave oxygen crisis in Delhi.
It is truly a testing time as the number of cases are on increase and during these testing times when the whole world is fighting against global pandemic there a few unsung heroes such as the doctors, nurses, and other medical personnel who are on the working around the clock to provide their service in the front line of the war against COVID-19. These unsung heroes are gearing up for battle and running into the fire. They are putting their lives at risk and worked tirelessly to treat an outbreak of an illness.
A picture on social media went viral in which we get to see that a pregnant Deputy Superintendent of Police managing the traffic and ensuring that people adhere to COVID-19 guidelines in Chhattisgarh. The whole nation was quite curious to find out the identity of the this courageous officer and her name is DSP Shilpa Sahu. She has been standing in the scorching sun inf Baster in Bastar’s Dantewada, setting an example by wearing a mask and spreading awareness for the citxens to follow the pandemic guidelines. DSP carries a lathi and surrounded by other poice officers and urging people to stay at home as coronavirus pandemic is spreading like wild fire all acrosss the nation.
The additional transport commissioner Dipanshu Kabra took to social media to share the picture Shilpa Sahu regulating traffic and wrote, ” तस्वीर दंतेवाड़ा DSP शिल्पा साहू की है शिल्पा गर्भावस्था के दौरान भी चिलचिलाती धूप में अपनी टीम के साथ सड़कों पर मुस्तैदी से तैनात हैं और लोगों से लॉक डाउन का पालन करने की अपील कर रही हैं.
He also had a very important message for the citizen of the nationa and emphasied act responsibly, stay at home and to follow pandemic guidelines. “कोरोना संक्रमण की दूसरी लहर से लोगों को बचाने पुलिस इन दिनों हर संभव कोशिश कर रही है आप भी जिम्मेदार नागरिक की भूमिका अदा करें और लॉक डाउन के दौरान घर पर सुरक्षित रहें.”
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While interacting with the media DSP Shilpa Sahu was quoted saying, “When the Covid pandemic is so grim across the state, I feel duty-bound to make people understand their responsibility towards themselves and society. Moreover, the public gets a strong message — if they see I have to step out to enforce the lockdown when I am pregnant, they must follow the rules. I have been requesting everyone, ‘We are out on the roads for your protection and you must remain at home for everyone’s protection.”
Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel has a special message for Dantewada’s DSP Shilpa Sahu and said “Dantewada’s DSP Shilpa Sahu has become an inspiration during these difficult times of COVID-19 pandemic. She is out on the street despite being pregnant and taking to task all those who are violating covid guidelines.”