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Hospital, food delivery, volunteering: Details of essential contacts in the south

State governments and NGOs are looking for donations and volunteers to help those in need amidst the COVID-19 crisis.

Hospital, food delivery, volunteering: Details of essential contacts in the south
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Life has been thrown out of gear ever since the coronavirus outbreak snowballed into a pandemic and countries across the globe are in lockdown.

With information pouring in across social media platforms and by the minute, figuring out local information about hospitals in case one suspects symptoms, about cooked meals, and volunteering services can be an overwhelming experience.

Here is a list of important numbers that will come in handy. Most of the government helpline numbers are responsive and will redirect to the department or person concerned.



Donate, volunteer

Disaster Response Volunteers (DRV), a disaster management organisation, is addressing the emergency request and queries regarding food, essential supplies for the public and animals. The teas of volunteers speak in English and other regional languages, including Tamil, Malayalam and Telugu.
Contact: 9600115429 (Vino), 88256 98484 (Bhuvanesh)

To know about the timings of groceries and essentials in south India, click here.

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