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PM Modi urges people to download ‘Aarogya Setu’ mobile App

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged people to download Aarogya Setu mobile App saying it is an important step in fight against COVID-19.  Mr. Modi said, by leveraging technology, the App provides important information.  He said, as more and more people use it, it’s effectiveness will increase.


The mobile app is to bring the people of the country together in a resolute fight against COVID-19. It enables people to assess themselves the risk for their catching the Corona virus infection. AIR correspondent reports, the app calculates the risk based on their interaction with others, using cutting edge Bluetooth technology, algorithms and artificial intelligence.