Mumbai: Mira Bhayandar Corporator, Pankaj Pandey, says the feeling of humanism should not degrade amongst people, this around, each one needs each other’s support.
Mumbai: The novel coronavirus has abruptly attacked almost 80% of the globe and brought whole world into pathetic situation and forced everyone to stay home.
Hello Mumbai News reporter Ayushi Kedia interacts on phone with Pankaj Pandey to get his views.
Pankaj claimed that he has been providing masks, sanitizers and grocery kits to each and every needy people through “Narsima Charitable Trust”. As of now, he has sent 5000 people to Uttar Pradesh and Bihar on board by special trains.
Regardless of all the issues, he mentioned that this notorious virus is taking people farther away. Similarly in same families people are creating feeling of untouchability, though good in terms of awareness but it will create void in relationships in various ways. People are so scared they are not ready to accept their own family members who come from outside. Some family are declining to take dead bodies for the further procedure as they think they may get trapped into the same condition.
He also stated this concern of people is natural but people should stop being in fear.
It’s a pandemic and we have to fight to win the battle. This could be only possible until and unless whole country doesn’t stand united. Another factor is that any one can get infected, but the major key factor plays is to boost up your immune system and spread positivity. The situation is making people traumatized, everyone need each other’s mental and emotional support.
As regards to religion or wealth, every single individual is in great distress with their own problems.
He further maintained that the painful suffering is amid migrant worker because they need to return to their native places with lot of fear and tension. They aren’t even aware what next moment will bring.
They will think thrice returning back. However scarcity of such workers will affect economy of the country as these workers are the invisible pillar for the society. They build homes for us but at the time of crisis they become homeless.
So stay home, listen to the government policies as they are working round the clock for our welfare. Respect the lockdown and be alert. Self awareness is more important than anything.
In the end, he says this virus alone is creating history by shutting down everything and locking people into their homes.
Machines in industries which run continuously for 365 day are now shut. Religious places which has never shut even due to any natural calamities were closed for 73 days and reopened on 8th June.
Notably, many activists and government every year came forward to initiate people to create awareness towards environment became unsuccessful. But this virus alone has brought about lot of changes, and healed our nature to which we human beings were merely making layers of dusts. But now problems are over-layering each day in front us and becoming bigger concern for the world.
News report by Ayushi kedia
News Edit by K.V.Raman