Crowd Size Estimation and Detecting Social Distancing Using Raspberry PI and Opencv

M Davidson Kamala Dhas, V Arun Raj


In this covid19 pandemic the number of people gathering at public places and festivals are restricted and maintaining social distancing is practiced throughout the world. Managing the crowd is always a challenging task. It requires some kind of monitoring technology. In this paper, we develop a device that detects and provide human count and also detects people who are not maintaining social distancing . The work depicted above was finished using a Raspberry Pi 3 board with OpenCV-Python.This method can effectively manage crowds.

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