The Arogya Setu App was launched on 2 April. In 2 months, the number of downloads of this app has exceeded 12 crores. In this way it has joined the list of most downloaded health apps in India. The government recently made this app open source for Android users. Shortly thereafter, the app crossed 12 million downloads. Prime Minister Narendra Modi also mentioned this in the PMO's tweet. The PM said in his tweet, 'I am sure you must have heard about Arogya Setu. 12 crore health conscious people have downloaded it. It has helped a lot in the fight against Corona virus. '
50 million users connected in 13 days
Arogya Setu app has added 5 crore new users in just 13 days. The government has made this app mandatory in many areas. It has been made mandatory to have this app during many offices, rail and air travel.
How to use Arogya Setu App
First of all, you have to download this app from the Play Store and install it in the phone. After installing Arogya Setu app, if you open it for the first time, then you will have to give some permissions. With the help of your mobile number, Bluetooth and location data, this app detects whether you are safe or you are at risk of infection. To use the Arogya Setu app, you have to register the mobile number after giving access to Bluetooth and GPS. With the help of OTP coming at this number, you will be able to verify yourself.
Arogya Setu alerts you
Based on your location details and social graph, the Arogya Setu app will tell which category you are in low-risk or high-risk. If you are on high-risk, the app will also alert you to visit the test center.