As we all know, Coronavirus is the biggest pandemic in the world. It’s spreading at a faster speed all over the world. Many developed countries like the USA, Spain, Italy, and Britain are not able to handle COVID-19 and the total number of deaths has been recorded over 4.71 Million. Many countries like the USA, Spain, Italy, are badly suffered from this pandemic.
To combat against COVID-19 pandemic Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced an App to track COVID-19(Aarogya Setu App). The main aim of designing this application is to make people aware of the risk, precautions, and COVID-19 spread locations.
Stepwise Details of Aarogya Setu App
1. First of all, install this application from the play store [Download Link](Beware of installing fake applications)
2.Select your native Language(English/Hindi/Tamil/Marathi, etc.)
3.Some detailed about privacy and permissions(given below).
4. Now you have to allow this application to access your Location, Bluetooth, Data sharing and press “I Agree” button.
Device Location: It will help the Government to track activity like previous and current location.
Bluetooth: Help to monitor the user’s device’s proximity to another mobile device. (How nearer are you to other peoples.)
Data Sharing: To allow the Government to receive your personal data. (They will take care of your privacy or not disclose to the public.)
5.Fill your personal mobile number and verify it through automatic OTP verification.
6. Just Provide your personal details like Full Name, Age, Profession and a question regarding your travel details of 30 days and also it has a checkbox option which will ask for being a volunteer to fight against COVID-19 in need time “Ready to volunteer in the time of need“.
7. Now you are on a Home page containing some valuable instructions/Test results, COVID-19 Helpcenters, Self Assessment Test and More information on COVID-19(twitter trend).
Instructions/Test result: This section will give you all the instruction you should follow and it will be different for different peoples depending on their Self Assessment Test.
COVID-19 Helpcenters: As Spicyztrickz has already given detailed information regarding COVID-19 and helplines number for COVID-19.
Self Assessment Test: This section contains the main functionality of this application. Actually the Indian government wants to track the health information of each and every people of India, for this, they have given this section, simply we say QA section(question/answer).
Here, this chat section will ask some questions regarding your health condition, your travel history, any diseases you have and age/gender. After collecting your answers they will notify you about your infection risk.
Why should we allow them to access our data to aarogya setu app?
We must allow this application to track our details as it will help to track the virus-infected person, track all the people’s nearby infected one using the Bluetooth. It will also notify the locations of infected areas to the rescue team and you and also provide what action we may have to take in a hard time. (This application is only for our safety.)
Along with that the Indian Government has already declared that they will not share our data to the public or to third party companies. We must support our country to fight against COVID-19 by providing our correct details to the Indian Government through this application.
Currently, the coronavirus cases are increasing day by day. The total number of novel Coronavirus cases across the globe has crossed 1 million. The total number of deaths has been recorded over 95,000. Many countries like the USA, Spain, Italy, are badly suffered from this pandemic. They tried their best to reduce the increasing cases of coronavirus in their respective countries.
In India, the total number of cases jump to 96,168(May 18, 2020 record), death toll rises to 3,029. In the last two days.