Mobile based Surveillance quest using Information Technology (MoSQuIT)

MoSQuIT helps in streamlining Malaria Surveillance for initiation of timely action, through use of mobile technology.

Project start date : 01/09/2014

Beneficiary country : India

Healthcare themes targeted

  • Malaria/paludism

Fields of application

  • Health professional training
  • Information, education and communication for behaviour change (IEC)
  • Patient monitoring and medical data

Stage of development

  • Pilot project/testing/trials

Financing method

  • Public (grant/subsidies, call for proposals/call for tender, etc.)

Area where the project is utilised

  • National (in one country only)

Economic model(s)

Target audience

  • Healthcare professionals and structures (hospitals, healthcare centres/clinics, health networks)
  • Entire population
  • Sick people
  • Pregnant women
  • Children - adolescents (ages 6-18)
  • Young children (0-5 years)
  • Other

Project objectives

  • Decreased morbidity
  • Other (please explain)

Materials used

  • Cellular (mobile) phone
  • Smartphone
  • Tablet
  • Computer

Technologies used

  • Mobile telecommunications (without data connection)
  • Internet
  • Geolocation
  • Mobile app (Android, iOS, Windows Phone, HTML5, etc.)

About the sponsor

Centre for Development of Advanced Computing, Pune

Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) is a R[&]D organization of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) for carrying out R[&]D in IT and Electronics, Language Computing, Health Informatics, etc.

Sector : Institutions (Communities, public authorities, NGOs, foundations, etc.)

Country of origin : Afghanistan

Contact : Sponsor website Project website

Offline use


Open source


Open data


Independent evaluation



  • Dr Saurav Patgiri

    Healthcare (professionals and structures)

  • RMRC

    Healthcare (professionals and structures)

  • Dibrugarh

    Healthcare (professionals and structures)

  • Assam

    Healthcare (professionals and structures)