Jharkhand  /  Published 04.11.20

Drive against liquor, drugs

Jharkhand police on Monday issued district-wise WhatsApp helplines as part of its drive against the sale of illicit liquor, drugs and gambling ahead of Diwali. Director-general of police M.V. Rao sai...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.09.20

Helpline for JEE aspirants

The district administration on Wednesday floated four dedicated helpline numbers for students who are appearing for the JEE, NEET and NDA exams, to assist their transportation needs by dropping them t...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 01.08.20

Helpline clues to vulnerable spots

The Bengal government’s toll-free helpline for all Covid-19-related issues has come in handy for authorities to identify vulnerable areas at a time they plan to launch aggressive testing to cont...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 26.07.20

Helpline for Classs IX-XII

Students of Classes IX to XII of state-aided schools will be able to clear their doubts while studying at home by phoning a teacher. A dedicated toll free number will connect them to a teacher who wi...
By Mita Mukherjee in Salt Lake

West Bengal  /  Published 18.07.20

Bengal launches one-stop helpline

The Mamata Banerjee government is putting in place a Covid-19 helpline so that a single call from a suspected patient triggers a series of necessary responses, from testing to a doorstep ambulance, a ...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta


Calcutta  /  Published 07.07.20

Schools launch parents' helpline

A school has started a helpline for parents to “cope with the difficult circumstances” and manage their children, many of whom have become unruly and defiant after being cooped up indoors ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 16.04.20

Helplines for poor

The West Bengal Human Rights Commission on Thursday announced five helplines to address the poor people’s need of essential supplies and complaints of human rights violation against them. “If we c...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

India  /  Published 15.07.19

Helpline on hate crimes

United Against Hate (UAH), a rights group, has launched a toll-free helpline to provide legal aid and early warnings of communal incidents against the backdrop of the recent attacks on Muslims.The num...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 05.04.20

Helpline for the elderly in Calcutta

A healthcare company and service provider will launch a helpline for the elderly on Monday to provide them with medical support and counselling.Many elderly live alone in Calcutta and the lockdown has...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Odisha  /  Published 27.10.18

Odisha tourism helpline numbers defunct

The Men’s Hockey World Cup is about to start in a month but a number of tourists have been complaining that the state tourism department officials are not able to provide proper information to their...
By Anwesha Ambaly in Bhubaneshwar


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