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DELHI: Unlocking of lockdown has been started gradually in phases from 01.06.2020 with next phase of unlocking starting from 08.06.2020 when religious places and shopping malls will also be open with stipulated guidelines. These guidelines should also include compulsory showing Aarogya Setu on mobile-phones at entry at any place or even at boarding any hired vehicle. Only those whose Aarogya Setu App depicts green-line should be allowed to be entered not only in places now allowed to be opened on 08.06.2020, but even which have been unlocked since 01.06.2020 like including all shops, offices (government and private), shopping-malls and religious places.

Even taxi and auto drivers should be directed to show Aarogya Setu App compulsory to any passenger boarding these hired vehicles. These drivers should also simultaneously board only those whose Aarogya Setu App depicts green-line. Traffic Police should randomly check Aarogya Setu App of drivers and passengers to ensure green-line on Aarogya Setu App. Similar directions should be given for private vehicles also.

Aarogya Setu App should be made a common feature of life-style. All mechanics and technicians should also compulsorily show by themselves green-line on Aarogya Setu App before entry in any house or office. A complete family in Dariba (Chandni Chowk) of Delhi was found corona-positive with family-head died because the victim got affected from carpenters repairing his shop.

IFCI Tower at Nehru Place ( New Delhi) is presently the only building where green line is ensured on Aarogya Setu App on mobile-phones of those who are permitted to enter the building that too with prior appointment. All offices, shops and houses should compulsorily follow ideal set at IFCI Towers. IFCI Limited (a public-sector undertaking) should be issued a letter of appreciation from Union Health Ministry to motivate others for necessity of Aarogya Setu App.