Meerut: People in the district can soon
file an FIR through SMS from their mobile phones.
The unique service will be implemented next month, DIG,
Meerut range, J N Singh said today.
Necessary steps are being taken to make the service
successful, he said.
Singh said anybody can file his complaint or lodge a
First Information Report by sending an SMS and need not have
to be physically present at a police station to do so.
"This will help people save time and avoid hassles," said
Singh, who was earlier DIG (Technical) at Lucknow.
He said depending on the success of the service in
Meerut, the facility can be extended all over Uttar Pradesh.