The news reports confirm that the central government would use RT-PCR app to track the data related to COVID-19 cases in West Bengal.
Health workers will fill in the information of suspected corona patients in the RT-PCR app. The app enables data entry in real-time, it also shares updates on reports of both negative and positive cases. The filled information will reach the state and central governments respectively.
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