More than 52,000 volunteers helped Hohhot fight the epidemic and offered love to contain the spread of the disease

2022-05-05 0 By

The picture shows Xu Xiaogang introducing the situation at the press conference.Hohhot, Feb. 24 (Xinhua by Li Aiping) A press conference on COVID-19 prevention and control in Hohhot was held here on Thursday.Since the outbreak, more than 52,000 volunteers have contributed to curbing the spread of the virus and winning the battle against it, according to officials.Wang Dawei, deputy director of the Hohhot CENTER for Disease Control and Prevention, said that Hohhot issued the “Epidemic Prevention and Control Initiative” and the “Volunteer Recruitment Order” immediately after the outbreak. Up to now, Hohhot has recruited more than 52,000 volunteers at all levels and of various types.Volunteer service teams were formed to help towns, streets, villages and communities build a tight defense line against the epidemic.Xu Xiaogang, a worker at Huaneng North’s Jinqiao Thermal Power Plant and the founder of the local Lanhada Charity, said at the press conference: “Since the outbreak of the epidemic, 15 volunteers with professional training have taken part in voluntary eradication work under the guidance of professionals.””We are mainly targeting nucleic acid collection sites, streets and community workers’ offices, as well as the peripheral areas of key closed communities in The fourth District of Hohhot.”Xu Xiaogang introduction.As a volunteer representative, Xu xiaogang said that since the outbreak of the epidemic, the public welfare organization has also contacted 15 sub-district offices, more than 30 communities, more than 90 communities and more than 150 nucleic acid collection sites to carry out comprehensive voluntary elimination, and contacted some caring enterprises to donate to the streets and communities in need.According to the official information, Hohhot 120 Emergency Medical Command Center launched emergency response, carried out group transfer for close contact and confirmed COVID-19 cases, and set up special teams for medical service support.Emergency and critical cases, patients with renal failure, tumor, and other critical cases, pregnant women, newborns, and patients with chronic diseases requiring regular treatment in epidems-related areas and isolation sites were promptly handled.(after)