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The app was launched to help people in the region with easy access to all the details related to COVID-19.
The app uses phone's Bluetooth and location access to communicate with other devices.
Both Google and Apple joined hands for the first time to come with exposure notification for COVID-19.
Both these companies had just started production activities in the country few days back.
The technology giants have been working on the feature over the last month.
The contact tracing app is now available on smartphone as well as through feature phones.
Apparently, the hacker has been able to access data of private repositories, and post them of various forums.
The app has already become mandatory for people moving outside during the lockdown.
The contact tracing app is claimed to have been downloaded by more than 90 million users.
The company has now revealed that the webpage is available in different Indic languages as well.
The feature will work on Android and iOS devices generating random IDs to keep user data secure.
Can India bring COVID-19 contact tracing solutions to millions of people who uses feature phones?
This is the first time when both these tech giants are working together on a software product.
Few days back it was reported that none of Huawei phones will be getting the feature via update.
The new set of proposals have been shared by the CISF and will be finalised by the state government.