Website will be upgraded to collect data of covid19 in the country three major central institutions will be responsible


The process of data collection from Central and State Government websites will be automated and collated. Responsible for three major institutes of the country - Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras Indian Institute of Science (IISc), and Indian Statistical Institute (ISI).

Three major central institutions of the country have joined hands with a private technology company to upgrade a website that stores vital data on Corona and provides a standardized format for the benefit of people and researchers studying the pandemic. Officials gave this information. He said that the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), and the Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) joined hands with Semantic Web India, a Bengaluru-based private technology company, to upgrade the data. Is.

Researchers will automate and collate data collection from central and state government websites. Along with this, an analysis of infection cases, number of recoveries, and vaccination status will also be done. Officials said that the website '' has provided data on confirmed cases, under treatment and cured cases, investigations, and deaths across India. Offered a comprehensive view of the pandemic. Now '' website has been created.

V. Kamkoti, Associate Dean (Industrial Consultancy and Sponsored Research), IIT Madras, said, “The portal was providing a valuable service by making this data publicly available at one place which is important for understanding the pandemic. is important. The new portal will continue the efforts of the existing COVID-19 India portal with historical and newly aggregated data from various sources.