The Department of Civil Engineering, BBDNITM, Lucknow organized a Visit of Dial-112, UP Police, Lucknow on January 28th 2020
Organized by: Department of Civil Engineering BBDNITM, Lucknow
Purpose: The purpose of the visit was to familiarize the students with the procedure of Dial 112 for Technology Mission.
The Department of Civil Engineering, Babu Banarasi Das National Institute of Technology & Management, Lucknow organized a Visit of Dial-112, UP Police, Lucknow on January 28th 2020 for a group of students of Civil Engineering from VI Semester, II Year. The students were accompanied by the faculty members.
The Uttar Pradesh government has changed its emergency response number 100 to 112, integrating with it additional services such as fire, ambulance and state disaster relief. Dial 112 is a common emergency telephone number that can be dialed free of charge from most mobile telephones and, in some countries, fixed telephones in order to reach emergency services (ambulance, fire and rescue, police). Dial 112 is a part of the GSM standard and all GSM-compatible telephone handsets are able to dial 112 even when locked or, in some countries, with no SIM card present. It is also the common emergency number in nearly all member states of the European Union as well as several other countries of Europe and the world. 112 are often available alongside other numbers traditionally used in the given country to access emergency services.
The visit was quite helpful for the students to get the practical knowledge and interacted with senior officials regarding the functioning and process of of Dial-112, UP Police, Lucknow.