The Government of Maharashtra has set up a dedicated WhatsApp helpline "COVID Helpline Maharashtra" that people can message on and stay updated about COVID-19 facts and latest guidance.
The message shared by the Chief Minister’s office said,"Please send "Hi" to +91-2026127394 to initiate your query on the helpline."
Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray thanked Maharashtra Health Ministry for setting up this service.
On Tuesday evening, PM Modi urged people not to step out of their homes during these trying times. PM Modi has declared a total lockdown for 21 days to combat the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.