India turns to Google app to aid J&K rescue effort

In a bid to boost the search and rescue operations in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir, the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is deploying a Google application that had been successfully used during last year's Uttarakhand floods.

J&K floods: Govt deploys successful Google app to find people

Seeking to boost search and surveillance capabilities of rescue teams in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir, a successful Uttarakhand 'Google' application is being pressed into service by the government.

`Google crisis response` to help Uttarakhand flood victims

Search engine major Google has started an online resource facility to help people affected by the devastating floods in parts of Uttarakhand.