Harnessing mobile big data to identify tuberculosis hotspots in India

Bharti Airtel and the GSMA partnered with Be He@lthy, Be Mobile; an initiative born out of the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), to leverage mobile network insights to fight tuberculosis (TB). The partners were able to identify areas that are at particular risk of increasing TB levels or areas where civilians may already be underreporting TB cases.