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Watch | Smart helmets for COVID-19 screening

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has introduced smart helmets for COVID-19 screening. They were launched as part of the 'Mission zero' initiative to curb the spread of COVID-19.

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Smart helmets are portable thermo-scanners. The thermal camera on the helmet can screen upto 13 people at a time and around 200 people in a minute. They are now being used to screen people in high-density areas such as slums.

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Printable version | May 13, 2021 9:52:46 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/smart-helmets-for-covid-19-screening/article32170491.ece

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