- The Government of Indiahas launched a Coronavirus risk-tracking Application (app) called “Corona Kavach”. The app was jointly developed by the Union Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) & the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW).
- The app uses a person’s location to assess whether they are in the highrisk geographical zone or not and the app is available on the Google Play Store.
- About Corona Kavach:The app is designed to provide information about COVID-19 and capture information. The app uses the information of all the identified positive cases identified in the country so far.