All states and Union territories have activated ’emergency operation centres’ throughout districts to handle points confronted by folks because of the ongoing lockdown, a senior official stated on Saturday.
During a day by day briefing, Punya Salila Srivastava, a joint secretary within the Union residence ministry, stated a management room arrange within the MHA is offering round the clock help to folks and helplines 1930 and 1944 are resolving their grievances.
She stated the supply of important items and companies within the nation was passable.
Single emergency response quantity 112 is operational in all states and UTs, she stated. The 112 cellular app tracks location and supplies extremely immediate companies. This has been extensively utilized by pregnant ladies, aged and specially-abled in the course of the lockdown, the joint secretary stated.
“We hope that with the help of all these services, we will be able to resolve your issues during the lockdown period,” she stated.
The officer stated visas of foreigners who’re stranded in India because of the coronavirus lockdown might be prolonged until the midnight of May three upon receiving a web based software.
Exit to such overseas nationals, in that case requested by them throughout this era, can even be granted as much as 14 days past May three with out levy of overstay penalty, she stated.