At present, the epidemic of pneumonia caused by a new coronavirus is spreading all over the country, and a battle for prevention and control of the epidemic has begun. This is a war without gunpowder, which is testing the sense of responsibility of every grass-roots party organization and every CPC member. We should thoroughly study and implement the General Secretary, Xi Jinping ’s important directives on the epidemic, implement the work plan of the Party Central Committee, the State Council, and local governments, and give full play to the role of the party organizations as fortress and the role of the party members as pioneer at the critical moment, to win the battle against the epidemic and do a god job in prevention and control of the epidemic.
I. Boost confidence and absolutely obey the party's command
The General Secretary, Xi Jinping has made important directives on and set clear requirements for the prevention and control of the epidemic. He pointed out that “Life is of paramount importance. When an epidemic breaks out, we have no time to wait. It is our responsibility to prevent and control it.” All staff thoroughly implements the spirit of the Notice on Strengthening the Party's Leadership and Providing Strong Political Guarantee for Winning the Epidemic Containment Campaign, to enhance the “Four Awareness”, strengthen the “Four Confidence”, and achieve the “Two Maintenance”, effectively align their thoughts and actions with the spirit of Xi Jinping's important directives. At the same time, they fully implement the arrangements of the Municipal Party Committee, the Municipal Government, and the Municipal Bureau of Justice, and consider it as the most urgent political task at the moment to win the epidemic containment campaign.
II. Play a functional role and strengthen the prevention and control of the epidemic
According to relevant requirements, the law firm takes epidemic prevention and control as the most important task, and gives play to the role of the party members as fortress and pioneer, and ensures that enough efforts are put into publicity and mobilization and that prevention and control measures are in place. Four things (family members, whereabouts after departure from Beijing, physical conditions, and relatives and friends visited) must be clearly grasped, and the epidemic monitoring and reporting system must be strictly implemented. During the epidemic prevention and control, the law firm suspends all collective activities to prevent cross-infection. All staff work remotely from home, and the law firm equips itself with corresponding monitoring devices and epidemic prevention supplies such as medical mask, special disinfectant, hand sanitizer, and thermometer, and the workspace is disinfected every day.
III. Strengthen self-protection and take the lead in epidemic prevention and control
Lawyers meanwhile being Party-members take the lead in fulfilling citizens’ responsibilities and obligations under the Law of the People's Republic of China on Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases, obey the arrangements, increase awareness of prevention, set an example in epidemic prevention and control, and instruct their relatives, friends and neighbors to correctly understand, scientifically prevent and respond to the epidemic, strengthen self-protection awareness, and improve self-protection capability.
IV. Show compassion and spread the positive energy as lawyers
As the epidemic prevention and control work is launched all round, shortage of medical supplies has become the focus, difficulty and pain point at the front line. After receiving the SOS signal from Wuhan, the law firm has responded actively and immediately and successively launched a number of fund-raising activities.
At the same time, several articles have been published on our WeChat official account to spread positive energy.
The epidemic can isolate a city, but it cannot segregate love. Every amount, every item, and every initiative indicate our strong support to this battle against the epidemic, and our tribute to the fighters at the front!
Life is of paramount importance. One’s spiritual quality is revealed more at more critical moment, and accountability is tested more in larger occasion. Let us be confident that we will win the battle against the virus with concerted efforts, scientific containment and targeted policies, under the strong leadership of the Party Central Committee with the General Secretary Xi Jinping at the core, and by implementing the decisions of the Party Central Committee unswervingly. By guarding our homeland with responsibilities, conscientiously, fighting the epidemic with one heart and hand in hand, we will win the battle for prevention and control of the epidemic, and eventually the fresh red party flag trumpeting our triumph will be highly raised!
Party General Branch Committee of ZhongYin Law Firm
February 4, 2020