‘Raudram’ an app for women’s safety was launched in the city yesterday. This app is necessary due to the #MeToo movement gaining momentum. The main feature of the app is instant alerts to emergency contacts and a panic button which can be activated by a click and a dedicated control room to track such events said founder Sudha Reddy.
The app was launched by actor turned politician Kamal Hassan. It may find its way into the whistle app of the Makkal Needhi Maiam. The app is available for download for Android mobiles and is integrated into a private call centre named CGS private limited. This company which is registered to receive stress calls and panic alerts is already functional