Problem being addressed:
The lockdown has left millions of migrant workers unemployed and struggling for their daily needs, especially the poorest in the economic pyramid. Most relief measures require specific knowledge about the ways to avail them and have certain prerequisites and in 90% of the cases, citizens are unclear about what to do and how to do it. prescribe) + innovative ways to administer the test so that we can test at scale.
Haqdarshak has developed a citizen-facing app for citizens to check eligibility for all COVID- 19 related relief measures and other welfare schemes on one platform. They have also set up a helpline which supports 11 languages. The helpline currently acts as an online support tool to enable citizens to apply for schemes, and documentation required to access the current COVID relief measures.
Aniket Doegar (CEO and co-founder; Teach for India and Acumen fellow and has over 10 years of experience in the development sector) and Asha Krishnan (co-founder and chief program officer, has over 25 years of experience in the IT sector) lead this fully operational team of 170 people