New Delhi: The Indian government recently launched the Aarogya Setu mobile app to track patients of corona virus. At the same time, now this mobile app has created another new record. In just 17 days 6 crore users have downloaded this mobile app. This information has come from the Twitter account of Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad. Earlier, the NITI Aayog had informed that the Arogya Setu mobile app had touched a figure of 50 million.
60 million users downloaded
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad tweeted that 6 crore users have downloaded the Aarogya Setu mobile app. Also, he has further written that keeping in mind the leadership and guidelines of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, we are all fighting the war against the Corona virus. At the same time, India is showing the world the way through the fight against the virus.
What is Arogya Setu Mobile App
The Arogya Setu app is designed to prevent the infection of corona virus. The Aarogya Setu app will tell people whether you have come in contact with a corona infected person or not. Apart from this, you can also find out how much risk of corona infection by this app.
This is how it works
Arogya Setu app is available in 11 languages including Hindi, English and Marathi. In this app, methods of prevention of corona virus are also mentioned. Apart from this, this app will tell you based on your location and travel history whether you are at risk of corona infection or not.
After downloading the app from Google Play Store, you have to register with name and mobile number. After this, the language will have to be chosen. At the time of opening the app, the app will tell if you are at risk of infection with corona virus.
Scrolling down in this app will get a tweet from the Ministry of Health. Tweet updating is happening in real time. Regarding data privacy, the government has said that the data of the Aarogya Setu app will be fully encrypted.