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Lyfas App

  • Posted By
    10Pointer
  • Categories
    Polity & Governance
  • Published
    30th Jul, 2020
  • KAWACH initiative is supporting market-ready innovations for the control of COVID-19.
  • Under this initiative, a Covid risk assessment profile called Lyfas is being developed.
  • Department of Science and Technology has selected Acculi Labs, a Bangalore based start-up.
  • Lyfas is an android application in which, when any person keeps the index finger on the rear phone camera of a mobile phone for five minutes, it captures the capillary pulse and blood volume change.
  • The technology is focused on population screening, monitoring of quarantined individuals and surveillance at the community level.