Do not self-medicate: PM Modi requests people
On the question of awareness about the dangers of self-medication during the corona pandemic, the prime minister urged the nation to take medicine only after consulting with a doctor. Talk to a doctor on the phone if needed, but take medicine after talking to a doctor. We have to stay away from every type of rumour or superstition, he said.
"You should not attempt to treat Coronavirus infection on your own. Stay at your home, do things only after consulting a doctor. Call them up, ask them, tell them your ailments. We will have to note that no vaccine has been developed for it so far, anywhere in the world" PM Modi said.
He also said that scientists in India and across the world are working on a cure, work is going on rapidly. If someone recommends you a medicine then kindly talk to your doctor first. Take medicine only after consulting a doctor, the PM said.