Mumbai : Micro Technologies (India) Ltd. has launched an innovative mobile application called ‘Micro Rise Up’ in association with Satara police.
The mobile application is specially designed to alert all the near and dear ones when in emergency. The application enables women to protect themselves from potential assault or violence by calling quick help in case of any emergency. Ajay Shitole, Head, Liasoning, MTIL said, “Micro Technologies has come out with a ready-to-use an effective solution to safeguard women. It will provide them the much needed security in emergency.” Satara Superintendent of Police K M M Prasanna said, “It is an essential tool to ward off assailants from committing heinous crimes against women. I am sure that women will come forward to make use of ‘Micro Rise Up’ in large numbers. We need to have training on the application so that it can be explore to citizens.”
‘Micro Rise Up’ is a unique location based application which helps women and elderly persons in any emergency to get instant help for protecting themselves and available free of cost. When the user dials ‘000’, the recipients will get alert SMS notification with GPS location information ideally enabled with defined map integration with the URL. User can add two recipients’ mobile numbers in phone or choose contacts from phone book.