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Here's how Verloop.io’s COVID chatbot helping people connect to essential resources

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Conversational AI startup Verloop.io has created an information chatbot on WhatsApp to support the KVN Foundation's Mission Million Air. This bot is helping people connect to essential resources such as oxygen, medical supplies and even hospital beds. Verloop.io is working with distributors and drug manufacturers, charitable organizations and NGOs, food delivery network and groups associated with COVID-19 care for collecting information.

Conversational AI startup Verloop.io has created an information chatbot on WhatsApp to support the KVN Foundation's Mission Million Air. This bot is helping people connect to essential resources such as oxygen, medical supplies and even hospital beds. Verloop.io is working with distributors and drug manufacturers, charitable organizations and NGOs, food delivery network and groups associated with COVID-19 care for collecting information.
The chatbot is available on the WhatsApp number +91 8047107750 and is currently live in Mumbai and Bengaluru.
To talk about the work done by this chatbot, Gaurav Singh, the founder and CEO of Verloop.io, spoke to CNBC-TV18.
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