The Government of Telangana has released ₹12 lakh to take care of testing & treatment of journalists afflicted with Covid virus in New Delhi.
In view of COVID -19 positive cases reported among the Telugu Media reporting from Delhi, the Minister for MA&UD KT Rama Rao spoke to the Resident Commissioner at Delhi enquiring about the situation there who instructed the Commissioner I&PR Arvind Kumar to follow up the matter.
Aravind Kumar swung into action instilling confidence among media personnel. He subsequently has remitted Rs.75,000 in cash to each of the 3 positive cases detected so far. He assured further help for positive cases in the treatment of Telugu media personnel.
Dr.Gaurav Uppal, Resident Commissioner, Telangana Bhavan is overseeing the situation in New Delhi.