Gurugram: Meals supply platform Zomato on Wednesday introduced that it has mandated every of its supply companions to put in and use the Aarogya Setu App — which is designed to assist management the unfold of coronavirus (COVID-19) and make its info accessible to the widespread folks.
This app additionally helps find out corona optimistic folks current close by.
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The concept is to maintain people, in addition to the authorities, knowledgeable in case the supply companions, have crossed paths with somebody who has examined optimistic for coronavirus – to stop additional unfold.
“We are also going to showcase that our delivery partners are using the Aarogya Setu app on the Zomato app so that our users feel confident in getting their essentials home-delivered, and not step out,” the meals supply platform mentioned in an announcement.
“This is the first time we have mandated our delivery partners to do anything special. For what it’s worth, we have never even mandated our delivery partners to wear the ubiquitous red t-shirt.,” the corporate added.
With this function, the Zomato hopes to fulfil two foremost goals: one — in case its supply associate is available in contact with an contaminated individual or visits a hotspot space, authorities will know on the earliest.
This may immediately allow them to isolate the supply associate and help him/her for quarantine and remedy.
Second– in case every part’s displaying okay on the app, then a person is aware of for certain that whichever supply associate is bringing their order to the doorstep is most definitely secure and conscious
“We also encourage our users to download the Aarogya Setu app,” the corporate mentioned.
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On April 14, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his handle to the nation urged the countrymen to obtain the Aarogya Setu app.