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Govt directs retail pharmacies to collect information of persons buying fever & cough medicines

Dimapur, April 24: Principal Director, Health & Family Welfare, Dr Vizolie Z Suokhrie has informed that the state Government would like to have records of persons buying medicines for fever and cough in order to upscale the surveillance.

In this regard, the Department has directed all retail pharmacies to collect information as per the prescribed format and send it to the following WhatsApp numbers against the respective districts.


WhatsApp No.

1.      Dimapur 9402828577
2.      Mon
3.      Peren
4.      Kiphire 7085175042
5.      Kohima 9615088075
6.      Mokokchung 9862850543
7.      Longleng
8.      Phek 9862782700
9.      Tuensang 9402824573
10.  Wokha 9856063233
11.  Zunheboto 9612609080

Stating that it would entail little bit more work on the retail pharmacies, the Principal Director said in this extraordinary times, everyone needs to upscale surveillance and sought cooperation from all retail pharmacies.

(Page News Service)