Koronavilkku APK is the official application developed and released by the Department of Health and Welfare, Government of Finland. This is a great app for controlling the spread of the virus and anyone can use it within the boundaries of the country.
The impact of corona can be felt in every aspect of our lives. This pandemic shattered the way things were done before. Despite many efforts in the past eight to nine months, it does not seem to be subdued. That is why governments around the world are evolving their strategies to tackle the monster.
Here we bring you an application that may help the government better in keeping the people in the country safe. You can get the latest version of the application from our site. Just install it on your Android mobile phone or tablet and become part of the government’s efforts to fight the pandemic.
What is Koronavilkku APK
Introduced by The Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare this is a contact tracing app. It immediately informs you if you have come into contact with a potential coronavirus patient and tells you that you might have been exposed to the deadly virus.
If you are founded infected, then you can inform the authorities anonymously. Authorities and governments around the world started rolling out such apps a long time ago. But most of them were taken with a pinch of salt owning to the privacy and security concerns of the user data.
This led to not so good responses from the communities and individuals. That is why special arrangements have been made to ensure that your data and privacy are protected. That is why the users can install the app without any fear.
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How to use Koronavilkku App?
To utilize the app. you need to take a few steps. It is easy and you can learn the procedure fast.
The first step is to install the Koronavilkku APK on your Android mobile phone or tablet. For that, you will have to tap or click on the blue button at the end of this article.
Once you download and install the app (the method explained below), it runs in the background without disturbing your use of the device. It does not affect the device’s battery life and takes minimum resources.
When the users have this application installed on the phones. Their phones communicate with each other by sending random identification codes whenever they are in the proximity of each other. The phone saves this information about the encounter.
Now if any of the persons using the application is diagnosed with the virus who has come near you or in contact with you. Then you will receive an unlock code from the healthcare provider. Use this unlock code and put it in these code values.
When you do this, you are anonymously warning the people ‘you’ encounter, of potential exposure. Meanwhile, if another person who has come into contact with you reports his/her illness, you will get the warning of possible exposure.
In this way, you can immediately take steps to protect the people at your workplace and home to make sure they do not get exposed until the ambiguities are clear.
Is my Data Safe with the Use of Koronavilkku APK?
The protection of the users’ privacy is of great importance for the authority. That is why the app does not collect any form of personal information. This includes your name, date of birth, contact information, location details, etc. The app cannot identify the people using it or the people they have come into contact with.
All the exchange of information between the phones and the app server is encrypted and anonymous. Moreover, the use of the app is optional and you can disable it any time you want.
How to Download and Install Koronavilkku APK?
The process requires you to take a few steps. If you are new to the download and installation of APKs, here we will explain the whole process for you in detail and step by step.
- First tap the ‘Download APK’ button at the end of this article. This will initiate the download process
- Now go to the settings> Security Settings and toggle the allow for third party app installations to ‘On’ or ‘Allow’. This will enable the APKs to be installed.
- If the process of download is complete, head to the device directory and locate the ‘Koronavilkku APK’ file.
- Tap on it and press ‘OK’ a couple of times. This will install the application for you.
Now the app is installed on your Android smartphone. You will be informed of any potential exposure and in return, if you are diagnosed with the infection, you can help others who have met you.
Koronavilkku APK is a contact tracing application for the people of Finland. It is currently available in Finnish and Swedish language with the English update coming soon. Get it by tapping the link given below