Thursday, November 23, 2017

DSCC opens call centre for free chikungunya treatment

  • Staff Correspondent,
    Published: 2017-07-21 03:06:49 BdST

Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) has opened a call centre for treatment of chikungunya patients free of cost.

A doctor working in the patient's area will reach his or her house after getting the phone call.

The residents will have to dial 09611000999 for the service.

The DSCC will also provide free medicine as per a previous announcement.

The city corporation said in a statement on Thursday that Mayor Sayeed Khokon had announced the opening of the call centre.

The services will be run from 28 health centres under Urban Primary Health Care Project, five city maternity centres and, two hospitals and one maternity centre of the city corporation.

Click this link to get the phone numbers and addresses of the health centres.