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Saturday, October 23, 2021

WATCH: Using a ‘jugad’ bot to book a CoWin vaccination slot

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In India, vaccination slots are filling up faster than people can book them. The Indian government created a ‘lottery’ of sorts where people would have to remain active/online on the vaccination booking portal CoWin, in order to check if slots are available.

One Reddit user made use of their engineering skills in true jugad fashion and created a bot that can keep scrolling and remain active on the app for them!

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Many netizens have also commented on the government’s management of vaccination booking on the CoWin portal, comparing it to the famous Kaun Banega Crorepati selection round ‘Fastest-Finger-First’.

 WATCH ALSO: How a van told Goans to ‘stay the f*** at home’


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