New Delhi: Google on Friday introduced the launch of a brand new function on Google Search, Assistant, and Maps for customers in India to assist them discover info on Covid-19 testing centres close to them.
The search large has partnered with the Indian Council of Medical Analysis (ICMR) and MyGov to offer the knowledge on authorised testing labs.
The function is at the moment obtainable in English and eight Indian languages together with Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Bengali, Gujarati, and Marathi.
Working intently with @ICMRDELHI & @mygovindia, Google Maps, Google Assistant and Search are actually starting to floor testing centres in Hindi, English & 7 regional languages. Earlier than going to a testing centre, name the Govt. of India helpline – 1075 & get a physician’s prescription. pic.twitter.com/VOichzCLH9
— Google India (@GoogleIndia) June 12, 2020
In accordance with the corporate, customers will now see a brand new “Testing” tab on the search outcome web page offering a listing of close by testing labs together with key info and steering wanted earlier than utilizing their providers.
On Google Maps, when customers seek for key phrases like “covid testing” or “coronavirus testing” they are going to see a listing of close by testing labs, with a hyperlink to Google Seek for the government-mandated necessities.
Google mentioned that the Search, Assistant, and Maps at the moment function 700 testing labs throughout 300 cities and dealing with authorities to establish and add extra testing labs positioned throughout the nation.
The corporate reiterates that you will need to comply with the really helpful tips that assist decide testing eligibility earlier than visiting.
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