How to use Expo Push Token with Laravel-Exponent-Push-Notifications?

Please provide the following:

  1. SDK Version: 37
  2. Platforms: (Android/iOS)

We are building an app with Expo and We are trying to enable push notifications with our backend service which is written with php (Laravel), We are working with Laravel-Exponent-Push-Notifications

The following code snippet is used to send Notification with in Laravel project:

namespace App\Notifications;
use Illuminate\Bus\Queueable;
use Illuminate\Notifications\Notification;
use Illuminate\Contracts\Queue\ShouldQueue;
use Illuminate\Notifications\Messages\MailMessage;
use NotificationChannels\ExpoPushNotifications\ExpoChannel;
use NotificationChannels\ExpoPushNotifications\ExpoMessage;
class Notification_app extends Notification
    use Queueable;

    public function __construct()

    public function via($notifiable)
        return [ExpoChannel::class];

    public function toExpoPush($notifiable)
       return ExpoMessage::create()
           ->body("Your {$notifiable->service} account was approved!");

    public function toArray($notifiable)
       return [

Then calling the function to send notification like so $data->notify(new Notification_app());

On the client side the code is looks like the following:

useEffect(() => {

const registerForPushNotificationsAsync = async () => {
    if (Constants.isDevice) {
        const { status: existingStatus } = await Permissions.getAsync(Permissions.NOTIFICATIONS);
        let finalStatus = existingStatus;
        if (existingStatus !== 'granted') {
            const { status } = await Permissions.askAsync(Permissions.NOTIFICATIONS);
            finalStatus = status;
        if (finalStatus !== 'granted') {
            alert('Failed to get push token for push notification!');
        let token = await Notifications.getExpoPushTokenAsync();
    } else {
        alert('Must use physical device for Push Notifications');

    if (Platform.OS === 'android') {
        Notifications.createChannelAndroidAsync('default', {
            name: 'default',
            sound: true,
            priority: 'max',
            vibrate: [0, 250, 250, 250],

const _handleNotification = notification => {
    if(notification.origin == 'selected'){

Here we generate Expo push token then I know that we have to send it to backend so that each token will be related to a device which have our app installed, My question here is how to use device token (Expo Push token) in the above Laravel code to send notification to a specific device there is no parameters that refer to any token … any help or snippet of code that might help me here is appreciated.

I got the idea that We create a table called ‘exponent_push_notifiation_interests’ by migration, The question here is this is the table that will hold push key? … I accessed created table and I found two columns key and value and if so how could I access token to use it within code snippet mentioned in the package ReadMe.

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