Arogya Sethu: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

NITI Aayog: “Arogya Setu” – Fastest App to reach 50 million downloads

Published: April 15, 2020

On April 15, 2020 NITI Aayog announced that Arogya Setu became the first mobile application in the world to reach more than 50 million downloads in short span of time. Highlights The application was developed by a committee set up by Prime Minister Modi. The application was used for contact tracing. Record set The application ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

PM Modi launches “Saptapadi” to fight against COVID-19

Published: April 14, 2020

On April 14, 2020, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched “Saptapdi” to fight against COVID-19. Saptapadi is seven mantras to fight against the virus. Highlights PM Modi extended the lock down till May 3, 2020. This has been done after demarcating the country into red, orange and green zones based on the spread of the virus. ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

Arogya Setu: Mulit-Lingual Mobile Application launched by GoI to track COVID-19

Published: April 2, 2020

On April 2, 2020, National Informatics Center operating under Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has developed an application “Arogya Sethu”. The app alerts the person whenever he comes in contact within six feet of COVID-19 infected person. Key Features of the App The application uses Bluetooth and GPS of a smart phone to inform ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

Advertisement