Himachal CM Launches ‘Shakti’ App for Women’s Safety

The Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh, Jai Ram Thakur launched the ‘Shakti’ app for women’s safety in the state. The app, which comes with a panic button, was developed by the National Informatics Centre (NIC) of the Himachal Pradesh government.

It would be available in both Hindi and English languages and would not require internet connectivity. The main objective of the launch of the app and the helpline is to fight crimes against women in the state.

Static/Current Takeaways Important for Syndicate Bank PO 2018 Exam-
  • Himachal Pradesh Governor- Acharya Dev Vrat.

Source- The Indian Express