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Lockdown: Here’s How to Find Open Grocery, Pharmacy Stores in Your City

A new service has been launched for all those people looking for open grocery and pharmacy stores during the lockdown. The lockdown has been extended to May 3 and will open after looking into the situations after. Till then we have to help the government and us by staying inside and keeping the COronavirus to spread any further.

Staying inside is really necessary but there are some useful things like grocery and medicine to survive this lockdown. And going out clueless can be really dangerous for you and other people too so this service will come in handy. It’s called COVID Maps and can pinpoint grocery stores, pharmacy and even ATMs so you know the location without wandering clueless.

Steps to locate stores using COVID Maps

  1. Open the browser and navigate to COVID Maps.
  2. Use the search bar to enter your location. You can use the location button on the right if the search bar to detect the location.
  3. Allow location access permission to the website to search for your location.
  4. This will list all the stores fed by the users.
  5. Select the store and you can click on the Navigate button to see the navigation.
  6. Navigate button will launch the Google Maps website with the destination.

Help others by adding store

  1. Open the COVID Maps website on your browser.
  2. Click on the Add Store button.
  3. Click the Select Location button and enter the location of the store.
  4. Enter more details needed and click on the Submit button to save.

Wrapping up

This will help you and others to stay safe during the Corona Virus outbreak. You should add more stores you know about to help others and this is a really helpful website for all the people wandering around during lockdown.


Amit Rahi

He is a tech enthusiast who always keeps an eye on the latest tech news. He is a master at Android and Windows “how to” articles. In his free time, you will find him tinkering with his PC, playing games, or browsing Reddit. At GadgetsToUse, he is responsible to update the readers with the latest tips, tricks, & hacks to take the most out of their gadgets.