In the wake of the global pandemic crisis, the various Governmental Organisations have come forward with various decisions recently. The organization of Maharashtra Medical Practitioners and Doctors, Maharashtra medical council to have taken one such important decision.

In an advisory propagated by the MMC, people must not assemble anywhere and must not visit Doctors& hospitals for minor ailments.

Upholding this advisory the Vice-President of Maharashtra Medical Council and Member of Maharashtra State Pharmacy Council Dr Vinky Rughwani stated that patients if required, could consult the Doctor on the phone if already under treatment and can get the prescription on phone too.

The patient could get the medicines from the medical store by showing the picture of the prescription pad of the Doctor on mobile. This facility will be available for minor ailments he stated. However, for major problems they have to visit the Doctor.

Dr Vinky Rughwani made it clear that this facility will be temporary and available only till the period People are advised to take precautions against Covid-19 and stay inside their homes.

(With inputs from thelivenagpur)