These 3 – 5 minute films are being widely circulated on social media and within corporate employee networks. The audio portions of the productions are also being broadcast on Nalamdana Thendral community radio 91.2MHz.
EPISODE 1 – Nalamdana explains Corona Virus prevention Stopping the spread by covering your nose and mouth correctly when coughing and sneezing. If sick, use a face mask to avoid infecting others. (1:59)
EPISODE 2 – Stopping the spread by physical distancing. Wash hands well with soap before touching face. Don’t forward misinformation (3:48)
EPISODE 3 – Continuing Prevention As the country gets ready to open businesses again, there will be many challenges. People will forget their newly learned behaviours and quickly start going back to old ones. Reminding people why it is important to continue important infection prevention because the threat has not gone away.(4:14)
EPISODE 4 – COVID Prevention, Stigma and Discrimination Part 1. Teaching each other prevention habits (social norms) Physical distancing may not always be possible when you have to take public transport like the bus, share auto, metro or MRTS. (4:49)
EPISODE 5 – COVID Prevention, Stigma and Discrimination Part 2 Teaching each other prevention habits (social norms) Physical distancing may not always be possible when you have to take public transport like the bus, share auto, metro or MRTS.(4:14)
AUDIO EPISODE FOR THENDRAL RADIO 92.1FM – Converted into Video with illustrations
These COVID-19 programs were made possible through support from regular donors as well as those who made special contributions during this time. Special thanks to TVS Sundram Fasteners Limited, Dipak and Rupa Sood Education Trust, Foundation for Children and Women, Mahul and Mini Shah, Lata and Sanjay Chaganti, Ana and Sanjay Madhavan, Radha Parthasarathy, Heather Fitzgerald and RP Aditya.