Ganjam: At a time when the world is struggling under the gloom Covid-19 pandemic, an ASHA worker in Odisha’s Ganjam district has set an example for others with her selfless service.
Despite being short in height at roughly 3 feet, Sabita Kumari Rana, is fighting the pandemic from the front. She is now a well-known Covid crusader in her area spreading awareness on the virus fightback among the people.
While some people tease her as a divyang and dwarf, it does not make her pessimistic or deter her from serving the people during this health crisis.
A native of Punanda village under Shergarh block of Ganjam district, Sabita has taken a unique way in reaching out to the masses through songs and dance. She is also spreading awareness among pregnant women as well as mothers and aims to make her area free from infant and maternal mortality.
“I will dedicate my life to serve the people of our area and try to bring down the infant and mortality rate,” she says.
Inspired by her selfless…