In the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, the District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) Srinagar has launched a 24×7 dedicated Helpline at Covid-19 War Control Room to provide real time Covid-19 related facilities to the people. The facility was inaugurated by Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Pandurang K Pole. The residents of Srinagar district can log on to the website www.waseela.in and can get real time information about Covid-19 related facilities.
People can also dial helpline no’s 01942483650 and 01942483651 for any query related to Covid-19 pandemic. AIR correspondent reports, the basic purpose of establishing the War Control Room in Srinagar is to provide instant information to the people about the number of isolation beds, ICU beds, oxygen beds available in the city hospitals. It would also provide information about positive cases, tests conducted, vaccination details apart from information regarding containment zones.
Meanwhile, all the hospitals in Srinagar city have been connected with the Covid-19 War Control Room so that all the information could be timely updated on the website. The War Control Room will be functional round the clock for the facilitation of the general public.