30 Apr 2020, 08:48 am By Rohit Sindhu
All Govt employees should have Aarogya Setu app, Before starting Office

Government of India has issued advisory to all staff, officers working in Central Govt to download Aarogya Setu App. On Wednesday Govt in its advisory stated that 'all officers, staff (including outsourced staff) working in Central Govt should download 'Aarogya Setu' App on their mobile phones immediately. Before starting for office,they must review their status on App & commute only when App shows 'safe' or 'low risk' status. The decision is taken in view of Covid19 pandemic and to fight infectious disease.

Govt Employees should have Aarogy a Setu

In addition to report Govt asserted that 'the officers/ staff are advised that in case the App shows a message that he/she has a 'moderate' or 'high risk', he/she should not come to office and self isolate for 14 days or till the status becomes 'safe' or 'low risk'. Amid Lockdown Central Government and even Prime Minister himself has assured countrymen to download Aarogya Setu app in their mobiles to keep them aware of infection alert through this technology.

As lockdown is presuming to end on My 3, in some selected zones/ departments, on April 29 Govt of India issued advisory to Central Government employees to have Aarogya Setu app. The decision is just take a day after NiTI Aayog Officer found Coronavirus positive  & entire building sealed for two days.


As per MoHFW data till April 28, in India more than 30,000 Coronavirus cases have been reported and more than 1,000 deaths have occurred. Even in Delhi the Covid19 cases have crosses 3,000 mark. Among poitice reports, the predictions have been made by Singapore University of Technology and Design that in India Coronavirus to deplete 99% till June first week. There will be no cases of coronavirus in India in August, according to the reports. However, the cases will continue to be seen till November 27 in the other countries.

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