Hyderabad: The Telangana Government has established a State level helpline number which would address the queries pertaining to COVID 19.
The Telangana government took on to its official Twitter handle to notify the people of the toll free number. The twitter handle of MA&UD Telangana posted; “All Covid+ patients can contact Telangana Govt’s 24*7 #TeleConsultationHelplineCentre on the toll free No:1800 599 4455 to clarify any doubts.
The team also enquires the well being of patients in #HomeIsolation on a daily basis.”
The tele calling team of the helpline number addresses the calls for queries on COVID 19 and follows up with every call, later to check on the callers about their well being.
Not only this, the helpline numbers also provide online consultation to the people who are suspects of COVID 19, and help them in having the basic medication to tackle the symptoms.
Prescriptions are sent to callers through whatsapp, and the consultation is generally done through video calls. If anyone is found to have suffered from acute infection of COVID 19 on the call, the team immediately alerts the local 108 services who would come to the rescue of the caller.
The basic objective of the helpline number is to imbibe confidence in the minds of the people during pandemic times and help fight COVID 19 at large. (INN)