Press Release

Shri Ramswaroop Memorial University
Deva Road, Barabanki

Date:25/06/2020

Free distribution of face masks


As covid-19 had hit the entire world and due to high risk of infection, people need to take precautions. Thus, an initiative for free masks distribution to the economically weaker section of society took place on 25th June 2020 by Shri Ramswaroop Memorial University (SRMU) under Unnat Bharat Abhiyan project. Ladies from nearby villages good at sewing and stitching were engaged after a short training to make the masks and were paid for the same.

The project has been carried out by Dr. Rajlaxmi Shrivastava, Dr. Madhu Dixit and Dr. Veena Singh of IMCE, SRMU.

The project is based in Barabanki and five surrounding villages adopted by the University are selected for this project viz.

Block Deva: Villages Hadarui, Khajoor, Shrinagar

Block Banki: Villages Mati, Basti.

The entire project took place under the supervision of Chancellor Mr. Pankaj Agarwal and Pro-Chancellor Mrs. Pooja Agarwal, Shri Ramswaroop Memorial University.