State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak today launched a live corona risk assessment test system for citizens’ on Viber bot.

Viber is a cross-platform voice over IP and instant messaging software application, while the bot is a software application that runs automated tasks over the internet.

Palak inaugurated the titled bot through a virtual press conference.


Anyone, with a Viber account, can assess the level of risk of coronavirus to him and find out the things to do by using the application launched on trial-basis, with the help of Directorate General of Health Services and MCC, an official release said.

IT-ITES policy adviser of LICT Project Samy Ahmed coordinated the launching activities of the application.