The Udaipur police have launched a software including a wattsapp helpline number(9423012299) and a police help card to reachout to the citizens and to ensure thier safety.
An indiviual seeking help can share any information, photos or videos on this Helpline numbers at the time of emergency.
Inspector General of Police Udaipur range Vishal Bhansal said that besides locals police is also concetn about the safety of tourist coming to the city, for that the department is talking to various telecomunication companies to help them in spreading the helplines numbers among the tourist, for that they want that as soon as any mobile number come on roaming a message related to the help line will be send on his numbers so that he will aware about the service and can avail it at the time of need.
Highlighting another feature of the software Bhansal said that the department has to face challenges at the time of Heavy police deployment or at the time of allotment of duties,so far old and manual methods like Roll Calls are been used for alloting duties which is a time consuming process, but with help of is innovation it can be perfomed at ease and even all the police staff can be kept updated about thier at the same time.
Bhansl said that veiwing the challenges of the department either to deal with the problems of the locals and the tourists or delegation authority smong the department he alloted the responsibilty of cattering problem to the SP Kunwar Rashtradeep and Additional Sp City Parasmal Jain thier team, the team came forward with the software named as ‘Intezam’
SP Kunwar Rashtradeep told DU that the.numbers will be monitered at SP office, constables will provided responsibility to keep a check of the wattsapp helpine 24 hours a day in two different shifts,once a message will be received on the helpline numbers it will be verifed and escilated to the seniors, the senior police officer like Deputy Sp will direct the related SHO for further action, action will be taken quickly.
Talking about the police help card Rashtradeep said that these cards containing the helpline number are meant to help tourist, they will kept at Airport, Railway Station, Bus Stand and various other places in the city.
The service is immensely effective and time saving for cross connectivity and is also one of the effective in helping people right time and will help in maintaing law and order situation,Bhansal added.