Bhubaneswar, September 5 (LocalWire): The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation has launched a 24-hour helpline for COVID positive people who are in home isolation.
The two helpline phone numbers are: 18003450061 and 0674-2431253.
Through these helplines, COVID positive home-isolated patients can report all their complaints and problems and have their doubts/queries answered.
AYUSH doctors and their assistants will be deployed in the COVID helpline control room.
Co-ordination will also be maintained between the family of the COVID patient and local authorities in charge of the hospital and ambulances, in case the patient needs to be transferred to a COVID hospital.
Special ambulances have been set up in three different zones by the BMC to transfer people from home isolation to the hospital in serious cases.
Each of the ambulances which will be used for transferring home isolation patients to the hospital will be monitored by the zonal deputy commissioner.