WB New Town gets a smart Travel-info app

Thu, 2015-09-10 10:39 -- SCC India Staff

 Travel-info App

Indus Net Technologies develops app that will help Kolkata's New Town suburb navigate through the roads and stay tuned to latest events in the city.

According to a NDTV news report, the app will be launched in phases begining this month itself, the HIDCO (Housing Infrastructure Development Corporation) Smart City mobile app, will incorporate features that allow users to locate famous places in New Town (located in the north eastern fringes of Kolkata) as well as public services such as the nearest police station.

Speaking about the mobile app, Abhishek Rungta, Founder and CEO, Indus Net Technologies explained that app can be used as a guide to residents and out-siders to reach key landmarks in the area, and also keep a tab on events happening at some of the prominent places.

West Bengal's New Town has been shortlisted the Central government's amibitious '100 Smart Cities Mission'.