Three Corona suspects reported themselves through Aarogya app

Must Read

NASA Goes beyond our Solar System: Voyager 2 exited the heliosphere

For the second time in history, a human-made object has reached the space between the stars. NASA’s Voyager 2...

What is Socializing and why it is important today

What is Socializing? Socialization, according to MacIver, “is the process by which social beings establish wider and profounder relationships with...

This is ‘social emergency’ in the country, everyone should stay vigilant: PM

New Delhi, April 8 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that the situation due to coronavirus in...
Knowledge Stall Desk
At Knowledge Stall, we are going to quench the thirst of knowledge. We are going to try our level best in providing you the latest trending news about lifestyle, technology and other informative sectors

HRD Minister urges students to download Aarogya Setu appLucknow, April 22 (IANS) Three Corona suspects reported themselves to the government through the Aarogya app and their samples have now been sent for testing.

The three persons had downloaded the Aarogya Setu app and filled the questionnaire for self-assessment which tells users the risk level of catching infection.

- Advertisement -

Since their risk level was high, the app provided them options to contact helpline for testing or pass the information to the health ministry. They chose to inform the health ministry which then informed the state government.

“After getting names, address and phone numbers of three persons from the government, we sent our staff to collect the samples which have been sent for testing,” said chief medical officer Dr Narendra Agarwal.

He said that if people download the Aarogya app, it would help the government a great deal since they would be able to realize the seriousness of the situation and report themselves to the concerned authorities, as it happened in these cases.



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest News

We succeeded in saving country from stage 3: Health Minister

New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday said we have saved India from going...

Dietary supplements important weapon for fighting off COVID-19

New York, April 25 (IANS) Supplements containing vitamins C and D and other micronutrients are a safe, effective and low-cost means of helping your...

Instagram launches in-app food delivery to support businesses

San Francisco, April 25 (IANS) Facebook-owned photo and video-sharing app Instagram has launched a new feature that allows food orders to be placed through...

India has so far gifted $5 million medical supplies to world to combat Covid-19

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) India has gifted USD 5 million worth of medicines and other Covid-19 related supplies to the world so far...

India needs to incentivise charger manufacturing: Top industry body

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Smartphone chargers and Printed Circuit Board Assembly (PCBA) are two mobile components that could help India achieve its manufacturing...

No exponential rise in Covid-19 cases in country: Health Ministry

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) The Centre said on Thursday that the rise in coronavirus cases in the country has been more or less...

Google will now verify all of its advertisers on its platforms

San Francisco, April 23 (IANS) To provide greater transparency and equip users with more information about who is advertising to them, Google on Thursday...

HP to provide free resources to students, educators in India

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) PC and printer major HP Inc. on Wednesday announced its partnership with educational content provider Gamooz in India to...

Can Facebook become Amazon of the world with Reliance Jio?

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Mark Zuckerberg-run Facebook has interestingly chosen India to begin its global ecommerce journey with investing $5.7 billion (approx. Rs...

More Articles Like This