Google has introduced a new feature on Google Maps where users can find the nearest Covid-19 vaccination centres near them. The feature is available on both IOS and android.
The new feature lets users know where they can get themselves or their family vaccinated without any problem (people who are eligible for vaccines only). The feature allows users to let know the timing of the vaccination centre so that they could schedule their appointment according to the timing. Google has introduced this feature at a time when the country is witnessing a huge spike in coronavirus cases in the country.
How to find vaccination centres near you using Google Maps
Step 1. If you are an Android user, download the updated version of Google Maps from the play store, if you’re on iOS users download the updated version of Google maps from Appstore. If you already have Google Maps, proceed to the next step.
Step 2: Open up your city on the app
Make sure the map is reading your current location, if it is not reading, you can set your location manually. Search your city on the top bar of the App manually, for example, search for ‘New Delhi, and press OK.
Step 3: Search for vaccination centres
Once you set your location, proceed by searching for vaccination centres in the same search bar. After clicking, the Google map will show you all the list of hospitals and clinics near you that are legally authorized to vaccinate people.
Check the listings
Once the search results have shown up, the user can check further details like timings, address and more. User also can check the best vaccination centre that suits your needs according to timing and convenience.
According to the Union Health Ministry date on Tuesday, India has witnessed 2,59,170 fresh Covid-19 cases in the Country with 1,761 deaths. Data said the country saw a total of 1,54,761 discharges in the last 24 hours, taking the total recovery toll to 1,31,08,582.