Meity Launches Indigenous Air Quality Monitoring System and Air-Pravah App

  • Secretary, MeitY, Shri S Krishnan inaugurated the Indigenous Air Quality Monitoring System (AQ-AIMS) and launched the Air-Pravah App on World Environment Day. 
  • The system is a cost-effective, ‘Make in India’ solution available in three variants based on industry needs. 
  • The system has been thoroughly tested and validated for various air parameters. 
  • The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) stated the system will aid in providing environmental clearances. 
  • The system is being commercialized by ToT partner J M Envirolab Pvt Ltd. 
  • The AQ-AIMS comes with a mobile application called “Air-Pravah” for real-time Air Quality Index (AQI) monitoring. 
  • The app is available on Android Play stores and can be activated by registering with the unique device ID of the AQ-AIMS device.
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