INTERVENTION IN COVID-19

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues its vicious victorious journey all over the world , our nation, like other nations, has announced the lockdown to fight this virus. It affected all our sectors in every manner. Our small state of Kerala though had done well in the beginning to contain its massive spread, we have started losing our ground to the virus. Thousands of our brothers and sisters, who have no fixed income, are starving. The main task is to educate the public on importance of being cautious during this pandemic and not to panic but be vigilant. In this situation the Diocese along with the Trivandrum Social Service Society in collaboration with the Foranes and Parishes started involving into voluntary activities to educate, prevent the spread and protect the people. The Trivandrum Social Service Society with the support of hundreds of well wishers worked overtime to fight this virus menace. During this pandemic all the parishioners were provided with food kits, medicines, masks and sanitizers. The volunteers of each parish and the social service society brought in a belief among people that they are not alone, the diocese along with the Government is beside you. This report is a brief narrative of all the efforts undertaken by each parish priests, parishioners, volunteers and the staff of the Trivandrum Social Service Society.