KOHIMA: Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Thursday launched the state COVID-19 information mobile application at the War Room at Nagaland Civil Secretariat in Kohima.
Speaking on the occasion, Rio congratulated the Department of Information Technology and Communication for developing the application which was a much needed app for the state.
“Launched Nagaland CoVID Information App; developed by @ditc_nagaland. It provides info about hospital bed status & contact info at all levels of mgmt. of #COVID19 in the state. I’m sure easy access to info. through this user-friendly app will greatly help the citizens of Nagaland”, said the Chief Minister.
The Chief Minister said that he is optimistic about the launch and hopes that the app will prove beneficial to the citizens in collecting accurate information pertaining to COVID-19 situation in Nagaland. He added that through the app, one can easily access information.
Rio further expressed concern regarding misinformation and rumors and related to COVID-19 which hampers the state’s efforts in combating the pandemic.
He also hoped that the app will help in eliminating doubts regarding COVID-19 among the public.
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