An app called ‘Close Contact Detector’ notifies the user when there is someone nearby who has been suspected or confirmed by the Corona virus.
Users will be able to use this new app by scanning QR code through mobile application, users will also have to provide their phone number, name and ID number in the app.
This app identifies people who are exposed to the Corona virus and at the same time, the app notifies the person at home as well as alerts the local health department.
According to China’s state-run news agency Xinhua, the app was jointly developed by China’s state-owned departments and China Electronics Technology Group Corporation.
It should be noted that the death toll from the mysterious Corona virus spreading in China is continuing and the World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the outbreak a major threat to the world.
According to China’s National Health Commission, the number has reached 1113 after the death of 94 more people in the affected province of Hubei, while the number of affected people has increased to 44,653.
On the other hand, anchor Style Diamond Prince’s ship at the port of Tokyo, Japan’s capital, has also been confirmed with a virus in 39 more people.