New Delhi:

The government launched the new app to track COVID-19 people and public support. This application is available for the android and IOS platforms. The interface of the application is pretty simple.

The application is registered by your mobile number. It asks you to enter your basic details and provide you a self-assessment to get basic instruction to take as first step. The application instructs you to follow the best practices and relevant suggestions about the containment of COVID-19.

With the introduction of a new monitoring device, Aarogya Setu, the Indian Government is speeding up its efforts to make reliable knowledge about the novel coronavirus available to the public.

Aarogya Setu lets users determine if they are at threat of being contaminated with the coronavirus by evaluating if they consciously or unknowingly come into touch with individuals tested positive for COVID-19.

Aarogya Setu facilitates up to 11 local Indian languages including Hindi and English and entails Location and Bluetooth connectivity to assess if you have recently come into touch with a successful COVID-19 user. People would need to sign their cellphone numbers first before using the Aarogya Setu program.

Here are the steps to install the application:

Step 1: First of all, Install the Aarogya Setu app from the play store. The app will be available on the Android and iOS platforms.

Step 2: After downloading the Aarogya Setu app on your device, select the language and click ‘next’.

Step 3: Click on the ‘Register Now’ option.

Step 4: In this step, the Aarogya Setu app will ask for some permission from you. To proceed further, after reading all terms and conditions, you have to click on the ‘I Agree’ button.

Step 5: Then, you have to enter your mobile number.

Step 6: An OTP will be sent to your mobile number for verification.

Step 7: Here, you can fill your basic details like your name, age, profession, countries travel outside in the last 30 days, tick mark the option ‘Ready to volunteer in the time of need’ and click ‘Submit’. You will have the skip option too.

Step 8: Now, you can find the details of COVID-19 Help Centres and can do a self-assessment test clicking the options mentioned there. While giving the self-assessment test, you will be asked some details and after providing all the necessary details, the app will let you know about the chances of your infection risk.

Step 9: The Aarogya Setu app will also help to know ‘COVID-19 Do’s and Don’ts’ and ‘Safety measures against COVID-19’.

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