Corona virus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a new virus.The virus has spread to almost every country, infecting lakhs of people across the world.It has crashed economies and broken health-care systems, filled hospitals and emptied public spaces.So, It is very important that you get updated about the COVID-19 statistics.
It is so boring that every time you switch to a news channel and wait for an update.This Project helps you to get updated every hour in the form a message.
By using Bolt iot and api, this project sends you a message regarding the pandemic in India every hour.The message contains the information like i)No.of Positive Cases ii)No.of Recovered Cases iii)No.of Death Cases in India.
The following steps describes the total working process of this project :
1)We use Twilio in this project which helps to send the message to our mobile phone every hour.
Steps for Creating Twilio account and Using :
i)Create an account by providing the necessary details. ii)Provide a phone number to which you want to receive the message. iii) copy the SID and AUTH_TOKEN.
2)We need to copy the DEVICE_ID and API_KEY which are required to activate the device and making it to send the information
3)API : https://covid19.mathdro.id/api/countries/ind. This is the API from which we can fetch the statistics of corona virus.
Through API we can fetch the information and through Twilio we can send a message to the user about the statistics of the virus.