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Neighborhood aware - Geo-fencing based food delivery

Mobile App based on geofencing technology pertaining to individuals who are self quarantined (covid +ve) requesting for food/groceries

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Covid positive patients & non-Covid individuals when practicing self quarantine at home can use the mobile app that uses Geo-fencing technology - to follow social distancing when ordering for food/groceries to be delivered to home . The User can build a perimeter around their home or extended home area to raise an alarm if a Covid positive individual is in your perimeter area. Government should enforce their citizens to use this app - partnering with Apple and Google is the way forward , tagging the individual citizens (perimeter radius 10 miles) to nearest health care hospital and testing them for covid-19 . Only the healthcare has the write access to the App to update the covid 19 +ve/-ve data. 

  1. Government could use location data from mobile to build clusters of covid +ve red areas. 
  2. Individuals with covid -ve can be aware of their neighborhood (Given: The right to information Act). 
  3.  Avoid groceries / food delivered to home by covid +ve carriers . 
  4. Government can communicate with its citizens using push notification of this App. 
  5. Good measures can be taken by government to handle the covid +ve individuals. 


What is the need are you focusing on?

Geo-fencing based food/grocery delivery to covid +ve individuals. 

Which type of submission are you sharing?

  • Identifying a gap that needs to be addressed

Describe the business pivot or adaptation in 3-4 sentences.

Mobile App based on geo-fencing technology to deliver food/groceries to covid 19 +ve individuals.

Do you plan to implement this solution?

  • Maybe-with additional support

Describe the impact that this solution will create in the world.

Communities will be more aware of their neighborhoods and know whats happening around them . Every citizen of a nation has right to information , know if they are surrounded by healthy individuals .

What is your profession?

senior developer java middle ware and back end

Where are you located (country)?

chennai india

Where are you located (region)?

  • Southern Asia

What industry is your business/company in?

  • Technology

How many people does your business/company employ?

  • 250+

How old is your business/company?

  • 10 or more years old

Which classification describes your organization/business?

  • Other

What kind of stakeholders and partnerships are needed to pursue this solution?

  • Funding- Loans

Do you need help building partnerships and finding partners?

  • Yes

If Yes to the above, please share 1-2 sentences describing the specific help you desire.

Resources needed to host the app and also government officials to accept and improvise this idea

What do you think are the main barriers to implementing this solution?

Privacy of User

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