The telephone took 75 years to reach 50 million people, radio took 38 years, television 13 years, internet 4 years, Facebook 19 years, Pokémon Go 19 days, and AAROGYA SETU app in just 13 days. Globally ever-fasting app.
The one thing visible at the bottom of every TV series is the advertisement of the AAROGYA SETU app. Now, what is this app and what it does is all you need to know. In this epidemic, the government of India took a great initiative to keep us safe. Staying safe is in our hands. Apart from staying at home and staying clean, we should be informed about the positive COVID-19 patients in our nearby area. This can be done through the AAROGYA SETU app. Basics first, this app is designed to keep the user informed in case she/he has crossed paths with someone who has tested positive. It is available on android as well as on iOS for free download.
How to use it?
- Once you have installed the app, turn on the Bluetooth & location of the phone to keep it always accessible.
- You’ll get an OTP; enter it and you are on.
- Fill in basic details like name, age, gender, etc.
- Feed your travel history for the last 1 month. Fill it will utter honesty.
- Next, the app will detect the nearby with the app and show you the positive tested user near to you with the use of Bluetooth and location-enabled services.
- Now, here you can also test yourself for COVID-19. A tool for self-testing asks users certain questions like the symptoms of COVID-19. And if any user is sensed to have shown some symptoms it will detect it to the government for further care. It won’t share it with the public. It is fully secure and the user will be alerted with the self-isolation instructions.
Fun facts of AROGYA SETU app
Many national leaders & celebrities like Bill Gates, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Amitabh Kant, Nirmala Sitharaman & Ajay Devgan tweeted on the twitter page of the AAROGYA SETU app about its usefulness and the features of it. This app reached an audience of 50 million users in just 13 days. This is globally fastest ever.
— Aarogya Setu (@SetuAarogya) April 23, 2020
Telephone took 75 years to reach 50 milion users, radio 38 yrs,television 13 yrs,Internet 4 yrs, Facebook 19 months, Pokemon Go 19 days. #AarogyaSetu,India’s app to fight COVID-19 has reached 50 mn users in just 13 days-fastest ever globally for an App
Salute the spirit of India! pic.twitter.com/xKqt3Tmj4f
— Amitabh Kant (@amitabhk87) April 14, 2020
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