The Chandigarh Police on Monday started Dial-112 Helpline Service for Covid-19 related stress and anxiety as well as for psychological counseling of police officials of UT Police. Seema Vinayak, Department of Psychology, Panjab University, Chandigarh will be available at 112 Helpline and also on Mobile No. 82830-35100 for free psychological counseling of police officials of Chandigarh Police to reduce their depression and stress.
A statement stated that under the guidance of UT DGP, Chandigarh Police is taking keen interest in the safety and health issues of police officials during Corona Pandemic. A dedicated team of doctors at Police Hospital, Sector 26, Chandigarh has been tasked to regularly take feedback from Corona positive patients of Chandigarh police and guide them accordingly.
The said team are regularly communicating through telephone and also visiting at the residence of Corona Positive police officials to take care of each and every corona positive officials and prescribe medicine according to their health issues. An immunity booster kit consisting of Vitamin C, Zinc tablets is also being distributed to all the field officials of Chandigarh Police to boost their immunity during the second wave of this pandemic, it stated.