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Covid Tele Care! NRI doctors with Mysuru roots to take calls soon

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Doctors having their roots in Mysuru and settled in UK and Ireland evince interest. They will be on task soon

Mysuru: Soon NRI doctors from UK will be assisting Mysuru people with health tips through MCC Covid Tele Care.

More than 25 doctors, some having their roots in the city are in touch with Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) and are ready to provide their valuable services to Mysureans from abroad. Even Mysureans settled in Ireland have also expressed their willingness.

Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) exclusively launched Covid tele care facility to provide doctors consultation through phone. It has been receiving a huge response and is evident with more than 150 calls received per day. Now, 45 doctors are voluntarily serving here.

MCC Commissioner Shilpa Nag also confirmed about the Mysuru natives, serving as doctors in UK chipping in soon.

Volunteers Roopa Venkatesh and Chetan Vishwanath told Mysoorunews.com “it’s a good going as apart from volunteers, 45 doctors are working from 8 AM to 10 PM. We will be bigger with doctors from United Kingdom and Ireland who will be joining us soon. MCC Commissioner Shilpa Nag has coordinated with doctors and her efforts are appreciative.”

The Covid Tele Care is functioning from Ideal Jawa Rotary School campus on JLB Road. It was opened by the efforts of Mysuru City Corporation, Mysuru Citizen Forum, GSS Foundation, Young Indians Mysuru and Rotary organization.

The volunteers also reach medicine kits to Covid-19 patients who are in home isolation. Volunteers travel more than 25 kilometres to provide medicine free of cost.

Recently two professional counsellors also joined the tele care facility to boost the morale of those callers who are in distress about their health condition.

The Mysureans can call for any health related issues and seek free consultation, with medical professionals ready to help them.

Dial Covid Tele Care on – 0821-2420112/ 0821-2420113.

– Team Mysoorunews

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