Aarogya Setu App integrated with ITIHAS to boost surveillance
Aarogya Setu App is known for detecting the COVID-19 positive cases along with contact tracing. The App uses Bluetooth technology to identify or to locate the cases of COVID-19. It also instructs an individual, how to cope up with the present situation of COVID-19 pandemic, by giving series of guidelines.
As per the Union Health Ministry recommendation, the Delhi government has taken measures to boost the surveillance in order to identify the positive infected cases and contact tracing.
The government has instructed the Authorities to increase the efficiency of Aarogya Setu App by coupling it with IT driven tool "ITIHAS" system for optimal results. A new response plan has been organised and released by Directorate General of Health Services in Delhi on Monday.
It is to be believed that the integration of Aarogya Setu App with ITIHAS system will be capable of detecting the movement of positive infected cases along with their contacts. The range of projection will be 300 metre from the present geographical location of the device.
It is recommended for everyone to download the Aarogya Setu App. After downloading the App, it asks series of questions for Self Assessment in order to identify that you are safe or at risk. To download the App visit "Google Play" or "App Store".