CHENNAI: After introducing an application with purchase rural tickets, Southern Railway is wanting to build up an application to improve traveler security. It will be on the lines of the one grew by Central Railway and Western Railway for rural suburbanites in Mumbai.
People in general transport application called m-Indicator, pointed essentially at ladies, was launched in January. The move to build up an application comes after a guideline from Railway Board that all rail line zones ought to create applications for travelers to get to administrations of Railway Protection Force (RPF). Presently, travelers use helplines.
A senior rail route authority said, “We are attempting to rope in a couple of private application engineers . The thought is to enhance the one accessible for suburbanites in Mumbai. Our prerequisites are distinctive, so we require more highlights.”
The worker security highlight of the application does not oblige web to capacity. It conveys SMSes to RPF when a worker squeezes a frenzy catch and a call is joined consequently. RPF will have the capacity to track the suburbanite and send a group for help.
“There is no due date situated for finishing it however we are attempting to accomplish it in a couple of months. The application will require some serious energy to be created as it needs customisation to suit the needs of Chennai workers. These progressions and enhancements are being settled on,” he included. More than 10lakh workers use rural prepares in Chennai.
m-Indicator additionally offers different administrations including rural timetable, transport and mono rail calendars and admissions.
The application has created a considerable measure of enthusiasm among the workers in Mumbai. Western Railway got more than 46,000 messages from workers in a month after it was launched.