Delhi public can look forward to better access to and functioning of Police services with the release of the ‘Delhi Police… One Touch Away’ mobile app. Launching the app, Delhi Police chief BS Bassi said,
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.”
The Indian Express reports that the app, available on android, will act as an an umbrella to all the previous Delhi police mobile applications, websites and services. It will provide contact details of police officers and information like police advisories, traffic alerts, safety tips, missing people, wanted criminals and terrorists. Various major laws are also listed on the app like IPC, IT Act, Motor Vehicle Act, etc.