Press Reporter News Service
Kurukshetra, April 28
The Kurukshetra district administration has come out with telemedicine service to deal with queries associated to Covid and different well being queries of sufferers and suspected sufferers within the district.
As per data, two docs in two shifts have been deployed and they’ll give session six hours a day and in addition present prescriptions on WhatsApp. The variety of docs will likely be elevated after seeing the response from native residents.
Beneath coaching IAS officer Jaya Sharda mentioned, “Toll-free quantity 7496972507 has been launched from Tuesday and docs will likely be out there six hours a day from 11 am to 2 pm after which from three pm to six pm on the helpline. Covid sufferers and different individuals who have any sort of Covid signs will be capable of name and search video calling as effectively. After session, the prescription will likely be despatched by way of WhatsApp. We hope that it’ll assist in reducing Covid panic, scale back stress in hospitals and in addition present well timed session to Kurukshetra residents as per their comfort.”
Chief Minister’s Good Governance Affiliate Ashima Takkar, nodal officer for 1950 helpline within the district, knowledgeable, “The administration has already been operating a 24×7 Covid helpline on which native residents can ask queries associated to the provision of beds, oxygen, medication and Covid protocol. Over 8,000 Covid-related queries since January and over 1,000 complaints have been acquired and addressed on the helpline. Over 20 workers have been deployed within the management room which was arrange within the courtroom of CTM workplace on the instructions of deputy commissioner Sharandeep Kaur.”