A new ‘feature’ has been added to the Arogya Setu App, through which organizations will be able to get the health information of their employees and other users without violating their privacy. This information was given in an official statement released on Saturday. The statement said that Arogya Setu is the most downloaded app of this kind in the world. Now its number of users has crossed 150 million. This new feature ‘Open API Service’ will help people, companies and the economy to return to normalcy.
The aim is to reduce the fear and risk of Covid-19. This service will be able to take advantage of organizations and companies registered in the country whose employees are more than 50. The statement said that companies will be able to get information about the health of their employees or users of any other wellness bridge. For this, consent will have to be obtained from the concerned person to share his health information with the unit. The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology said in a statement, “This feature will facilitate companies and the economy to operate safely.”