People around the world are fighting against the deadly coronavirus, which has created a pandemic situation. The Indian central government has directed all the state governments to take extraordinary measures to restrain the virus. However, despite all efforts and precautions, new cases are popping up every day from different states of the country.
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— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 16, 2020
Indian PM Narendra Modi has urged the citizens of India on twitter to help fight against coronavirus by sharing their ideas, technology, and advice. The most noteworthy thing is that people can earn an amount of 1 lakh rupees for sharing their information. Furthermore, PM Modi has urged people to share their advice on @mygovindia twitter handle.
What are your ideas and suggestions for the upcoming episode of #MannKiBaat? Dial 1800-11-7800 to share your inputs with PM @narendramodi or write us here: https://t.co/jlUgSR5TNl pic.twitter.com/tp6W5oQUms
— MyGovIndia (@mygovindia) March 10, 2020
The MygovIndia portal has also released a toll-free helpline number 1800-11-7800 to share the ideas. The ideas shared by the Indian citizens will most probably get announced on the monthly podcast of MannKiBaat by Narendra Modi.
At this time of the global pandemic, social media, along with different technology, has played an essential role in the fight against the coronavirus. The Indian government is also broadcasting a voice message on phone calls, social media, televisions, radio to aware people. The Indian government is also taking help from people and companies that have applications for technology and solutions, bioinformatics, data sets, diagnostics, which can help fight against the coronavirus.
So far, the number of coronavirus cases in India has risen to 153, and the death toll is 3. Every state in India has released a helpline number for assisting people showing the symptoms of coronavirus. Moreover, schools, colleges, government offices have received the order to shut down till 31st March, and even religious places and functions got closed down too!