Most of all of us heard about the Aarogya Setu App in this coronavirus pandemic. Aarogya setu app is a coronavirus tracking app launched by the Indian Government on 2nd April. Maybe question will arise in your mind that what is the meaning of Aarogya setu? Well, Aarogya setu is a Sanskrit word which means A bridge of health.
Aarogya setu app is developed from the Indian government to track the coronavirus. It help you to know the exact situation on the coronavirus in the country. Aarogya setu app will give you the idea of who is infected nearby you and alert the user.
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The app is available for both, Android, iPhone users, and other options. Android phone users can download from Google play store and iPhone users can download this app from Apple’s app store. After downloading it from app store you can easily trace the coronavirus infected people and high-risk places nearby you.
In this article, we will cover all points related to the information of Aarogya Setu app. The Indian Government is taking necessary steps such as Aarogya Setu App, launching coronavirus video, spreading awareness, promoting social distancing to make the people aware of the coronavirus. Along with all that this app will help to control the spread of fake news related to coronavirus.
How Aarogya Setu App Works?
Aarogya Setu app works on the database of the coronavirus infected people. The good thing about this app is that the database is maintained and managed by the Indian Government officials. So, all information available in-app is officially proved. Aarogya setu app is developed by the NIC (National Informatics Center) that comes under the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.
You can download it on your phone from the app store. After downloading you have to register your mobile number first and it is available in 11 different-different Indian languages. This app will require the access of GPS of your mobile phone to identify your current location. Aarogya setu app will also need to access the Bluetooth of your mobile phone to check if you have met with any coronavirus infected people or person who is positive with the coronavirus.
The Government of India ensures that data is safe in the app as it is encrypted. It doesn’t have any third-party access. You can get the notification about the latest tweets from the ministry of health once you installed the app on your phone.
How to Install Aarogya Setu App?
To use the Aarogya Setu app in your mobile phone will have to follow the below-listed steps:
#1. This app is available on the app stores. If you are using Android phones then you can download it from the Google Play store and If you are iPhone users then you can download it from the Apple app store by clicking on the download option available in-app store.
#2. Once you download the app on your phone then please turn on the Bluetooth and GPS of your phone.
#3. Set the location sharing option to “Always”
#4. This app will detect your device by default after the downloading process.
#5. As mentioned above the app will give you to choose 11 different-different languages as per your convenience. Choose your preferred language out of them.
#6. After choosing language you have to register your mobile numbers on the app. You will have to enter other information such as your name, age, profession, and international travel history, etc.
#7. Once you enter all the detail the app will cross-verify the details given by you with detail present in the government database.
#8. After this, it will use the proximity of Bluetooth and suggests whether you are safe or not.
Aarogya setu app will suggest you to isolate yourself and take proper precautions if the information provided by you indicates that you are not safe or at the place of risk of infected by coronavirus.
Aarogya setu app will check your current location through your phone with the help of GPS. It will check your location around six feet and will intimate you if you are nearby any coronavirus infected or suspected person. To inform you it will show that you are at high risk of being spread by infected people. Also, the app will advise you to leave the place immediately and recommend you to test for corona. You can call on the toll-free number 1075 to schedule an appointment at the nearby testing center.
Aarogya setu app will give you the whole information related to the coronavirus. It will give you the preventive measurement tips and precautions about the coronavirus. Also, this app will share the data with the government of India if anyone find positive for coronavirus and give you the exact number of positive cases, infected people in country. In any condition, your data will not shared with any third party vendor. At last, you will get the link to invite your friends and family to install it.