Formerly Facebook Messenger and now WhatsApp is being used to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus in Pakistan.
For this purpose, the Ministry of National Health has launched the Pakistan Government Corona helpline service on WhatsApp.
This new service can be used for free, it will enable everyone in Pakistan to get the latest information and news related to coronavirus disease COVID 19.
This new service is called Pakistan Government Corona Wats App Helpline, which is actually an automated chatbot service in which the Ministry of Health provides citizens with 24-hour Coronavirus FAQs.
The service will be available in English, Urdu, Punjabi, Pashto, Sindhi, Baluchi and Kashmiri languages and will provide information on Coronavirus prevention and symptoms, latest case numbers and other health-related information.
To use the Government Corona WhatsApp helpline service on WhatsApp for free, you must save this number to 923001111166+ in your list of contacts, after which you can type any word in the WhatsApp message, A set of menu options will appear and the user will select from it and send a message to the Ministry of Health for guidance.
The Prime Minister's Assistant Special Health Minister Dr. Zafar Mirza said, "In this difficult time it is very important that people get accurate, timely and formal information about the Coronavirus and its impact on their families and areas." Find out. '
He added, "We encourage everyone's questions or questions regarding the use of the Corona hotline on the WhatsApp and make sure that such service provides them with only authoritative instructions from government sources. And get certified information, we appreciate the timely support and assistance of WhatsApp and Facebook when bringing this service to Pakistan '.