MHA to launch a security web portal

The Union Home Ministry has decided to launch a web portal ‘’ that will be a platform for innovation in the field of security related web applications. Any individual, company, student, non-governmental organisation among others can develop and make available on this portal any security applications which may be useful to the people. It will enable the general public to get access to a large number of security related applications.

The main objective of launching the web portal ‘’ is to promote innovation in developing security related applications as well as to offer to the people safe and trusted applications for their security needs. People will have the option to choose the applications best suited for their requirements.

The website will give priority to host such applications which provide security in emergency situations to women, children, senior citizens and other vulnerable groups. Other applications that will get priority include tools to monitor objectionable content posted on internet and tools to monitor, prevent, detect and report cyber crime. Thrust areas will also include applications that create awareness about good security practices among people and also educate them about legal provisions and also applications facilitating legal services to needy persons.

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