Started with a focus of creating authentic, unbiased and relevant news, the senior management team sees this latest feature as a very important addition to this commitment and also a step in the right direction where in this information flooded world, the audience do not have the know- how and comprehension of reading the right from the wrong.
The current pandemic of the Coronavirus has seen a lot of misinformation and fake news being circulated adding to a lot of fear and panic. In a bid to provide responsible reporting the statistics provided on this site are being sourced from WHO and apart from providing correct and accurate information, its subscribers will also have the ease of fast information at their fingertips without having to surf a lot of irrelevant and questionable data.
The current configuration of data shows a tally of live confirmed Global cases further sub divided into recovered and deaths . There is a separate section on India which will be more relevant for the Indian subscribers showing a total figure in the country which is again sub divided into numbers indicating those recovered and mentioning the death count.
The Government of India through its website corona.mygov.in is also providing regular updates with state wise break ups on the total number of cases including those recovered or dead. There is a help line number too mentioned. The other sections in the website include — Myth Busters, advisory and information on COVID -19 , videos including one from Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan informing and educating the general public on the do’s and don’ts during this pandemic.
HoursofNews with its global live updates feature on Coronavirus has today joined the list of reliable information providers.