COVID-19; Dr. Talwar will hold live session every Monday at 7 PM
Chandigarh, (Gurpreet): Dr KK Talwar, Head of the expert committee advising the Government of Punjab, will be available to the people of the state every Monday at 7 pm through a live session on the Punjab Government's Facebook page.
During this facebook live session, Dr. Talwar will provide clear, useful, and trusted information regarding the COVID-19 to address the queries, suspicions and perceptions of the people related to this pandemic. The live session will be available at https://www.facebook.com/PunjabGovtIndia/.
It is pertinent to mention here that Dr. Kewal Kishan Talwar is a well-known cardiologist, medical academic and writer, and a former chairman of the Medical Council of India. He is a former director of the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh and former Head, Department of Cardiology, AIIMS, New Delhi. He is a recipient of several honours including B. C. Roy Award, the highest Indian award in the medical category. The Government of India awarded him the third highest civilian honour of the Padma Bhushan, in 2006, for his contributions to medicine