The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment is planning to tie up with volunteers and partner organisations to run the helpline across cities.
Team inspects the 1,500-bed Covid-19 hospital established at Gachibowli
According to civic body, 32 ambulances have been kept at different locations to attend requests while 20,943 food packets have delivered by Annapurana mobile vehicles
"All possible help will be rendered in coordination with the local administration," an NDRF spokesperson said.
To ensure proper coordination and close monitoring, the civic body has appointed a nodal officer for each containment cluster. A chart containing the details of the nodal officer, contact numbers, cluster area number etc
In contrast to its daily delivery model, this service will provide bulk delivery of groceries to individuals or a group of houses.
The state government has setup special helpline 1800-572-8980 for elderly and 1800-572-14567 for differently-abled person.
UPSRTC managing director Raj Shekhar said that the helpline is called 'Damini' because of its specific nature and importance.
The application is available on both Google Play Store and Apple Store
He said the state also launched Jan Manch for the redressal of the public grievances. Over 35,000 grievances have been redressed in the Jan Manch.
They said the standard five-digit landline number of the 'madadgaar' helpline has been restored after it went inactive due to the communication clampdown in the Kashmir Valley.
"Whether it issues of sexual harassment, trafficking, stalking, domestic violence or dowry harassment, the helpline will be at their beck and call."
“For women seeking shelter, 181 operators will link them to short stay homes and Swadhar Homes,” Telangana Roads and Buildings Minister, Thummala Nageswara Rao said.