Digital -Financial services platform Paytm on Thursday launched the new feature that will help people in finding the Covid Vaccine Slots by giving them regular updates and time alerts regarding the availability of slots in their city.
This new Covid 19 Vaccine Slot Finder on Paytm’s Mini App Store is something worth looking for. This app can help in finding out the date-wise availability of vaccine slots. It enables the filtering of slots based on location and age. Users just have to enter their pin codes and district details apart from their age group to find a suitable slot.
This Vaccine Finder can track 780 districts in India for vaccine slots. Users can select the option of getting real-time alerts from Paytm so that they get notified timely whenever a slot is free. They will get alerts regarding the new slots via Paytm Chat.
Paytm Helping People In Finding Vaccine Slots
The real-time data is collected by Paytm through CoWIN a government-authorized website for booking vaccination slots. This Vaccine Finder is an alternative to the Co-WIN Vaccinator App and Website that also provide the same information. The company has launched this feature to make this mass vaccination drive smooth and successful. This feature will definitely help in conducting the drive in a timely manner and will avoid over-crowding at vaccine centers.
There are options for both 18+ and 45+ in the app and it shows the available slots for the next 4 weeks. If there is a non-availability of the slots users can get notified via Paytm Chat whenever a slot is available.If a slot is available users will select a date and will go to CoWIN website to the booking of appointment. The Paytm Vaccine Finder can be used to find the availability of slots but can’t be used for booking appointments. For that, you have to go to CoWIN portal. This Covid 19 Vaccine Finder Tool by Paytm is available on both Android as well as iOS devices.
“We have introduced a new feature to find Covid vaccine slots in the nearby locality and set for alerts when new slots open up. We believe that with the combined efforts of Government, organizations, and citizens, we are on the right track to recovery”, these words by the Paytm founder indicate the company’s modesty towards this situation and will definitely create a positive impact.
How to look for the availability of Vaccine Slots?
Here are the steps to check available COVID-19 vaccine slots from the Paytm app:
1.Open Paytm App
2.Go to Mini App Store Section
3.Click on the Vaccine Finder option
4.If you are not able to see the Vaccine Finder Option then tap on All and then tap on the COVID-19 Vaccination Appointment banner. You can also find the Vaccine Finder Option under Discovery with Paytm.
5.Enter your Pincode or district. Select your age group (45+ or 18+)
6.Then click on Check Availability to see the available slots.
7.You can also click on the ‘Notify me when slots are available’ option to get notifications or alerts for open slots.
This vaccination drive is the need of an hour and needs to be completed successfully asap at any cost. Everybody is doing their part, so as a responsible citizen, it’s your duty to assist the government and health workers in this drive and together fight this deadly virus. So what are you waiting for? Download the Paytm App now and get your slot booked.