Govt. launches website, mobile app to disseminate COVID-19 information
29 Mar, 2020
By TRN Online, Kathmandu, Mar 29: The Ministry of Health and Population has brought website and mobile application into operation to disseminate information about the efforts put up by the government in prevention and control of COVID-19.
Health Minister Bhanubhakta Dhakal launched the website and app on Sunday.
A press statement issued by the ministry states that the ministry has also brought Viber Community into force to ensure the public reach to all COVID-19 related information.
"The website and app have been launched to provide unified true information relating to the virus and health services relating to it," said Minister Dhakal.
Stating that the government had been adopting high alertness against the virus, Minister Dhakal urged the public to not panic.
He also urged everyone to utilise the website, mobile app and Viber community to get correct information.
The mobile app can also be downloaded from covid19.mohp.gov.np and the Viber community is running by th ename 'MoHP NEPAL COVID-19'.
Information relating to hub hospital, hospitals providing COVID-19 related services and quarantine locations can be accessed through the website. Likewise, information relating to isolation beds can be accessed through all the platforms.
One can evaluate the symptoms relating to coronavirus and obtain result on their own through the website and mobile application.