COVID-19: IEDCR adds eight more hotline number
Published : Tuesday, 10 March, 2020 at 8:24 PM Count : 505
Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) on Tuesday added eight new numbers with previous fours to its hotline service to help people get information about coronavirus (Covid-19).
People can also get help about Covid-19, the deadly virus originated from China, by calling the Health Division’s number 16263, BSS reports.
The newly introduced numbers are: 01401184551, 01401184554, 01401184555, 01401184556, 01401184559, 01401184560, 01401184563 and 01401184568 with previous fours: 01927711784, 01927711785, 01937000011 and 01937110011.
People can call the numbers in the case of any symptoms or for any queries related to it also can receive necessary suggestions from the representatives IEDCR.
IEDCR suggested the overseas returns to stay home for at least 14 days and requested the relatives of them to remain alert on the days of quarantine asking to contact IEDCR if they develop symptoms similar to those of the coronavirus infection.
People can get medical suggestions without physical present over the phone for slight symptoms seem to be similar to those of the corona virus infection.