Delhi Police: A trial version of the much-awaited mobile app known as ‘Delhi Police… One Touch Away’ has been unveiled by the Delhi Police chief B.S. Bassi on Friday.
The Delhi Police is looking forward reducing public inconvenience and dissatisfaction with police functioning with the help of this app.
‘One Touch Away’ app launched by Delhi Police:
Our endeavour has been to identify areas where newer means can help in reducing public inconvenience and consequent dissatisfaction with police functioning. One such area for the public is how to reach police in various situations,” Bassi said.
Bassi also said that this app will be providing access to all the services which are provided by Delhi Police with a single touch. This mobile app is at presently rolled out for Android users.
Android users can get the user-friendly app from the Google Play Store. According to a police statement, this app will provide contact details of police officers. It will also help in circulating information like images, documents, audio/video files to different predefined groups in police.
This app allows you to get the information like police advisories, missing people, traffic alerts, wanted criminals, safety tips as well as terrorists with just one click. Also, the app shows the list of police officers and their contact numbers, designations as well as their photographs.
The idea of making such app is to create a single platform for the convenience of the people. The app offers links to all police websites, apps as well as other police services.
“Laws and Acts like Indian Penal Code, Criminal Procedure Code, Information Technology Act, Motor Vehicle Act, in electronic form in daily use of police officials, Juvenile Justice Act, Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Act, Arms Act, Copyright Act, Delhi Excise Act etc. are also listed on the mobile app,” he added.