VithU Gumrah Initiative App For Women Safety :
VithU Gumrah Initiative App For Women Safety, is an emergency App that, at the click of the power button of your smartphone 2 times consecutively begins sending out alert messages every 2 minutes to your contacts that you feed into the app as the designated receivers or guardians.
The message says “I am in danger. I need help. Please follow my location.”
VithU App as the name suggests it is always with you. VithU App is the Gumrah Iniative launched a few months ago. Gumrah a popular show broadcasted by Channel V. The main goal of this app is to provide security for women. VithU app is getting popular day by day, thanks to Kareena Kapoor. Personally I watch the episodes of Gumrah, mind you its really an interesting show to watch.
Benefit of VithU App:
- The app will send the text to the contacts that you have selected as ” I am in danger. I need help. Please follow my location.” Receivers receive the text of a link to the location which is updated every 2 minutes.
- You will get general updates on current scenario on Crime Scene in India.
- It includes ‘Tips Feed’ options this will give you safety tips in any emergency situation.
- If you have been a victim or witnessed of any crime you can share the incident with Channel V by posting in ‘Submit Your Story’ option.
- Yet another alert option ‘Crime shows Gumrah’, it sends you an alert to watch.
PROS: A very good app for womens who stay far from their family. It is free of cost which can downloaded on Google Play and App Store.
CONS: Need Compulsory internet Connection to operate. Assume when a women is in danger, she will be in panic and has less time to respond. In that time, it is difficult to enable data and press power buttons.
Last but not the least, if you have been a victim or witnessed a Crime you can share the incident with Channel V by posting it in the “Submit Your Story” option in the Menu Bar.