What is CO-WIN app, how it works, how to register, know everything


Corona vaccination is going to start in a big way from January 16 in the country. A system has to be created to achieve any task. The government has also created a system for corona vaccination and the name of this system is Cowin. Although the government has said that the entire process of corona vaccination will be done through the Cowin app, but currently only the web version of Cowin can be viewed.

The Cowin app is not currently available on the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store. People have many questions about Cowin and many fake apps have come on the market with the same name, which has also alerted the people about the health ministry. Well, let us know in detail about the Cowin app, what is this app, how does it work and what are identity cards required to get the vaccine through it.

What is the CO-WIN app and how does it work?

The Kovin app is a management system for Corona vaccination in India that is cloud-based. This app will have a complete list of people taking vaccinations from the vaccination center. If you also want to take the Corona vaccine then you have to apply from the CO-WIN app. The Covin app will have complete tracking of the corona vaccination process. In this, there will be a complete account of the vaccine applied in India.

Also, when, where, and which vaccine was given. There will also be complete information about this. Simply put, Kovin App will have a complete database of corona vaccination in India. For your information, let us know that at the moment you can neither download the CO-WIN app nor register for the vaccine by visiting its website, although in the future you will get these facilities.

Jio phone users will also be able to download CO-WIN

According to reports, the CO-WIN app will be launched for Android, iOS, and KaiOS. In such a situation, Nokia's 4G phone users and Jio phone users will also be able to download the Cowin app on their phones. Please tell that currently KaiOS has been given in 4G feature phones. In the Kovin app, registration can be done through an Aadhaar card, driving license and PAN card, etc.

There are five modules of the Co-WIN app

According to the Ministry of Health, the Co-WIN app has five modules including Administrative Module, Second Registration Module, Third Vaccination Module, Fourth Benefit Approval Module, and Fifth Report Module. The first of these modules is the administrative module in which the session for the vaccine will be determined and notifications will be sent to the vaccinated people and managers.

In the registration module, you will be able to register for the vaccine yourself. For this module, an organization can register in bulk those who need a vaccine. A vaccination certificate based on the QR code will be found in the beneficiation acceptance module.

Corona vaccination process

Registration on Co-WIN app/website

A message with location and date will be received

The message has to be shown by visiting the vaccine center

Identity card to be checked

Verification on Kovin App via OTP

Will be inoculated and data will be uploaded

The message will be received for the second dose

Stay on center for 30 minutes to check for side effects

Vaccination will be in three stages

Corona vaccination work in India will be initiated in three phases. In this, people will be vaccinated in a phased manner. In the first phase, the corona vaccine will be given to the healthcare professionals and in the second phase the people associated with the emergency services. State governments have got the responsibility to collect data of these people. In the third phase, those people who are suffering from some serious diseases will get vaccinated. All these will be registered on the Co-WIN app itself.