Punjab- Toll free helpline number for TB patients
Anybody who dials helpline number 1800116666 or gives a missed call will get desired information.
He also said if the problem is of serious nature, the caller would be given the number of concerned District TB Officer (DTO) for further investigation.
A massive mass awareness campaign through multi-media would be taken up as part of the ‘Call to Action for a TB Free India’ programme, he said.
He also appealed to various stakeholders across the private sector, civil society members, experts, doctors, patients and caregivers to be a part of the movement to make India TB free.