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If you are a resident of Bengaluru and have been facing issues with water supply lately, you can seek help through 'Next Drop' .The project provides information on water availability to residents via automated calls and sms and provides information to utility engineers through web-based dashboard. It serves water utilities by collecting requisite data on water delivery outcomes and makes live data accessible to water utility engineers so they can quickly identify and address problems whenever detected or referred by the citizens. The application reduces the time spent waiting for water by bringing transparency in the water distribution system. The project also addresses to households using unsafe and expensive water. Next Drop is a mobile-based service and uses real- time visibility into operations.
Mobile technologies are changing the way we experience and engage in our daily life. With the vision to make Surat a more organized city the Municipal Corporation has setup a mobile application Citizen's Connect–SMC Mobile App. The app aims to provide information and services to people keeping them at pace with the latest technology. Using the app one can check and pay outstanding or advance property tax; check and obtain death certificates; check shops and establishment registration certificate details; complaint about registration, share feedback; get information about -elected wing details; Admin Wing details, active tender information, active recruitment; rainfall information.