Covid 19 is on the rise in Brooklyn, New York City. The Pakistani American Youth Society-PAYS and the Pakistani American Law Enforcement Society(PALS) of NYPD organized a free Covid 19 testing camp on Coney Island Avenue also known as New Little Pakistan. Large number of citizens and US officials attended the PAYS testing facility.Testing Camp was organized outside PAYS office located in Coney Island. Covid testing kits, hand sanitizers and surgical masks were also distributed. However, the children were happy with the toys. People rushed to conduct free Covid-19 test.President, Brooklyn Borough, Antonio Reynoso also provided support for free covid testing. He also assured all kinds of further cooperation said in a press briefing, held after the camp.Meanwhile, NYC Council member Rita Joseph said that everyone must unite to defeat Covid19.
Consul General Pakistan in New York, Ayesha Ali, said that
the only way to safeguard from covid19 was safety precautions and follow SOP’s. Wear a mask and be sure to balance the gatherings while booster shorts are the protection from new Corona variants.
“If more people play a role in the welfare work, then more people will be benefited”, PAYS Officials added.