City Police Commissioner Mahender Reddy along with traffic officers during the launch of Hyderabad Traffic Live Mobile APP and 39b C.P.Act online app at Hyderabad on Tuesday. (PTI Photo)
Hyderabad: Hyderabad Traffic Police today launched a Mobile App called "HYDERABAD TRAFFIC LIVE".
"Hyderabad Traffic Live, mobile application is a bridge between Hyderabad Traffic Police and commuters/citizens for smooth handling of traffic related operations and for fast and friendly redressal of issues," Hyderabad Police Commissioner M Mahender Reddy said after launching the app.
"This App facilitates direct contact with traffic police for information, complaints, suggestions and traffic violations by fellow commuters," Commissioner Reddy said.
Another important feature of this App is "Auto Fare Estimation" and it enables in finding approximate distance to the destination and knowing the point-to-point auto-rickshaw fare along with the distance as per the government approved rates, the CP explained.
The App provides live traffic status of Hyderabad city from current location to destination place, so that commuters can take diversion, or alternate route if required besides it helps in knowing information of nearest police stations, in order to reach there quickly.
"At a click of button, it will help in knowing e-challan status, towed vehicle information, Vehicle RTA Details.
Complaint against any public services like auto, bus, cab, taxi and others can be done and immediate action will be taken by traffic constables," Commissioner Reddy said.
Citizens can also get a lot of useful information like rules and information, traffic violation fines, useful websites. road safety tips, traffic signs, traffic police info, traffic officers, FAQs, the Hyderabad Police chief added.