Mangaluru Metropolis Company has launched a helpline to allow major contacts of COVID-19 sufferers and others having COVID-19 signs to name the civic physique and request it to gather swabs from their doorsteps for exams. The quantity is 0824-2455674. It operates from eight a.m. to six p.m.
As soon as a cellphone name is made, the cell swab gathering crew of the company will go to the doorsteps of callers to gather swabs for exams.
Commissioner of the company Akshy Sridhar in an announcement right here on Friday requested individuals to utilize the ability launched underneath the idea of “Name for COVID check”.
The positivity charge within the jurisdiction of the company now stood at 17%, Mr. Sridhar mentioned and added that the civic physique collected ₹16,500 superb in 20 instances of individuals violating COVID-19 pointers on Friday.