The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has launched a dedicated Twitter handle for COVID-19 updates. This dedicated twitter handle has been set up to share news and updates about the novel coronavirus. The account is named as #IndiaFightsCorona and it uses the handle @CovidnewsbyMIB. The twitter handle would be responsible for sharing authentic information and all updates on Novel Coronavirus. In its first tweet, the dedicated twitter handle has shared the helpline numbers for information on the COVID-19 pandemic.
With the launch of dedicated Twitter handle #IndiaFightsCorona, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting asked the citizens to not get “infodemic” with false information and stay updated with correct information on #COVID19.
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- Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting: Prakash Javadekar.