Officials need help with swab collection
Several NGOs have alleged that their staff were never tested for Covid in the past 40 days
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal appealed to NGOs and individuals to join the fight against COVID-19 in large numbers.
A corporation official said he would look into the issue of symptomatic volunteers not being tested and ensure they are not turned away.
City police commissioner Chiranjeev Prasad said teams of five to 10 youth volunteers each will be formed to help people in containment zones.
They had the choice of staying at home. Yet they decided to join the fight against coronavirus pandemic. For the civil defence volunteers, charity takes preference over comfort.
323 persons -- from doctors to nurses and dialysis technicians to health inspectors -- signed up to collector's call for volunteers
The court also observed that the government officials concerned should be informed 48 hours in advance and not more than three volunteers should participate in the distribution.
Several Good Samaritans and volunteers in Hyderabad have been delivering essentials, medicines and food items to those in need. We compiled a list.
The govt also published guidelines on the practice of telemedicine — which will help doctors offer consultation to patients through video, phone, Internet-based platforms in a standardised manner
A joint initiative of the state government, the National Health Mission and Department of Health Services, the volunteer registration was launched on Sunday via a dedicated online platform.
Last year, 4000 entrepreneurs had interacted with more than 3 lakh students and discussed their journey as entrepreneurs.