Kerala sets up Covid-19 helpline for hearing impaired1 min read . Updated: 05 May 2021, 04:18 PM IST
- The facility is primarily meant for answering queries and concerns related to the pandemic and extending counselling to stress-related issues
- Sign language interpreters will be available to attend the WhatsApp video calls made to the helpline
At a time when the COVID-19 cases are surging, the National Institute of Speech and Hearing (NISH), an autonomous organisation here and the State Disaster Management Authority, have jointly set up a 24 X 7 Covid-19 helpline exclusively for the deaf and hard of hearing.
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