HELPLINE

  • Delhi Traffic Police's new WhatsApp helpline will give you information on towed vehicles 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The next time your vehicle is towed away for being improperly parked, don't panic. Just send a message on the WhatsApp number of the Delhi traffic police and you'll get a contact number to find out the whereabouts of your vehicle. This facility is available on WhatsApp number 8750871493,...
  • Delhi: First arrests carried out on anti-graft helpline complaint 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Three persons including a government official, were on Saturday taken into custody for allegedly taking bribe by the Anti-Corruption-Branch (ACB), the first arrests related to any complaint made on the newly launched anti-graft helpline in Delhi. According to ACB, a complaint was lodged by a caller on Delhi government's...
  • AAP to work with Delhi government to tackle graft April 17, 2015

    New Delhi: In line with its poll promise of making the national capital country's first "corruption-free city", Aam Aadmi Party has decided to work in tandem with the Delhi government to strengthen its efforts to weed out graft. Days after the AAP government launched the anti-corruption helpline, the party said it...
  • 24-hour women helpline 'Saheli' launched in Jammu April 12, 2015

    Jammu: A 24-hour helpline 'Saheli', aimed at providing support to the female victims of domestic violence and other crimes, was launched on Sunday. The helpline has been initiated by Aditi welfare India Charitable Trust. "The women in distress can call her Saheli at 9419106905, Saheli would work for the welfare of...
  • Delhi government to give protection to callers on 1031 against corrupt officials April 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Assuring that the identity of a caller who registers a complaint with the newly launched anti-corruption helpline will remain secret, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said that the government will also give protection to the complainant against corrupt official. "I will ensure that this helpline will keep...
  • Delhi anti-corruption helpline relaunched by Arvind Kejriwal gets over 12,000 calls in 24 hours April 6, 2015

    New Delhi: AAP government's anti-corruption helpline, re-launched on Sunday in Delhi, has received 12,731 calls in 24 hours, with most of them wanting to know about the process of registering a graft case. "Most of the calls received at helpline were made to inquire about how to register corruption case with...
  • Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal re-launches anti-corruption helpline April 5, 2015

    New Delhi: On the 50th day of the Aam Aadmi party government, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal re-launched the anti-corruption helpline in the national capital. A dedicated helpline for reporting cases of corruption was one of the major promises made by AAP in its manifesto. Volunteers have been trained to...
  • Delhi Metro helpline upgraded to interactive voice system April 1, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Metro on Tuesday took a step closer to offer better services to commuters by enhancing its existing helpline service into an interactive voice response system (IVRS). Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) managing director Mangu Singh inaugurated the system at Metro Bhavan here and made the first call on...
  • Women helpline to be launched in all district Headquarters: Rajasthan Minister March 16, 2015

    Jaipur: Rajasthan police's helpline facility for women will be introduced in all the district headquarters of the state, the Assembly was informed on Monday. Home Minister Gulabchand Kataria, replying to a discussion on the demand for grants for police and jail departments, told the Assembly that the helpline was initially launched...
  • Railway Budget 2015: Prabhu declares all-India helpline numbers for train passengers February 26, 2015

    New Delhi: Two three-digit all-India helpline numbers for passengers have been announced by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu in the 2015-16 Railway Budget. For any travel related discomfort, medical emergency or catering complaint one can call on 138. Prabhu also announced that 182 will be the toll number for all security related...
  • As swine flu toll rises, states told to operate 24X7 helplines February 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth on Thursday urged state governments to ensure round-the-clock functioning of outbreak monitoring cells and necessary helplines as the number of people affected by swine flu in the country crossed the 10,000 mark. Seth, while chairing a meeting of the National Crisis Management Committee to...
  • Kejriwal government's anti-corruption helpline number 011-27357169 reactivated February 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has reactivated the anti-corruption helpline number for people to lodge complaints if they are harassed for bribes. The anti corruption helpline number 011-27357169 will be operational from now on wards. Kejriwal said that helpline number will guide and suggest ways to complainants on how to...
  • Delhi polls: Corruption high on the issue list of residents January 6, 2015

    As Delhi is headed for polls again, one of the major demands is eradication of corruption that the citizens face on a daily basis. Its not big ticket corruption that bothers Delhiites, but its the money demanded for getting a driving licence, a passport, installing a meter, filing a complaint....
  • Delhi government to revamp women's distress helpline 181 December 15, 2014

    New Delhi: With the national capital witnessing a rise in crimes against women, Delhi government is revamping the women's distress helpline 181 set up after the December 16 gang rape incident. "We are in the process of revamping the 181 women's distress helpline as it has been brought to our notice...
  • Delhi government sets up helpline for information on Ebola November 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi government has set up a control room and helpline in the city for internal monitoring of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and to provide information about the disease to the public. The control room can be contacted at 011-22307145. "As of now Ebola has not reached India....
  • Air India launches dedicated phones for flight update in fog season November 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Ahead of the fog season, Air India has beefed up its telephone network in four major metros in addition to its all-India toll-free call centre to provide latest status of its flights. The airline has set up dedicated telephone numbers in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai, in addition...
  • Telangana government to set up 24-hour helpline for women's safety November 6, 2014

    Hyderabad: Setting up a 24-hour helpline, enhancing policing and effective implementation of IT Act are among measures being proposed by Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao for women's safety. The helpline should have the toll free number '181', he suggested during a review meeting on women's safety, as per a release...
  • Helpline for people from Northeast to be set up: MHA October 18, 2014

    Gurgaon: Helpline for people from Northeast will be set up in major cities starting from Gurgaon in the wake of the recent racist attacks. This was on Saturday announced by Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju, who was to review the law and order situation following an attack...
  • Gujarat government launches helpline to build toilets at home September 21, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel on Sunday launched a toll free number for people in Valsad district through which they can seek government's assistance in building toilets at home. The service was launched by Patel at a function at Nanapodha village in Kaparda taluka of Valsad. As per the new...
  • Men's helpline gets 25,000 calls over four months September 17, 2014

    Kolkata: SIF, the mobile app launched five months ago for the protection of men's rights, has received a mega response in the last four months. The app, launched by Save India Family Foundation NGO, has received 25,000 calls in the last fourfive months. It was launched to help men at...
  • Delhi: DJB launches 24x7 call centre September 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Giving teeth to its public grievance redressal system, Delhi Jal Board (DJB) on Monday launched a centralised 24/7 call centre to deal with consumers' complaints. This facility would be available in English and Hindi and handle customers' queries related to water supply, sewer issues, request for tankers, water contamination...
  • J&K floods: Helpline numbers for assistance September 8, 2014

    In the wake of heavy rainfall that flooded Jammu and Kashmir, the authorities have set up helpline numbers. Here is the list of how you can provide help to the ones struck by this tragedy. Helpline numbers: Flood Control Room No : New Delhi J&K House: (011)24611210 and 24611108 Srinagar: 01942452138 Jammu: 01912560401 Home Ministry...
  • Delhi Police launches WhatsApp helpline to curb corruption August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Smartphones and the popular chat messenger WhatsApp in it has now turned into an effective weapon against errant policemen with Delhi Police launching a new anticorruption helpline where one can send audio or video clips if any cop seeks bribe or harasses a person. The new helpline...
  • Government sets up control room, helpline for Ebola virus surveillance August 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The government on Saturday set up a control room and launched helpline numbers to maintain an intensive surveillance to prevent the spread of dreaded Ebola virus in the country and provide information about it to the common people. "The helpline numbers 23063205, 23061469 and 23061302 were made operational this...
  • Raman government to set up helpline for women in Chhattisgarh June 20, 2014

    In a bid to provide protection to women facing violence, a firstofitskind integrated helplinecumcrisis centre is soon to be launched in Chhattisgarh. A 24X7 women's helpline, number181, will soon be opened in the state which aims to provide aid for postviolence trauma as also protection to women from any form of...
  • Save Indian Family NGO starts helpline for men in distress in Ahmedabad June 9, 2014

    Ahmedabad: For men facing legal trouble due to domestic and other problems, a helpline has been launched to provide them guidance and counselling. In an endeavour to provide 'protection' to men facing lawrelated problems, Save Indian Family (SIF) a group of 50 NGOs has launched its Gujarat chapter and...
  • Badaun gangrape: District administration launches 3 toll free numbers for women June 5, 2014

    The district administration on Thursday launched three tollfree helpline numbers for women and girls in distress, with an aim to instill confidence in them after the gang rape and murder of two teenagers in Badaun. The administration also decided to launch an awareness drive with the help of social groups and...
  • Badaun gangrape: Akhilesh govt to set up women's helpline in all 75 districts June 3, 2014

    Rattled by the national outcry after the rape and killing of two minors in Uttar Pradesh's Budaun, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday ordered the setting up of women helplines in all 75 districts of the state. A statement issued by the chief minister's office said senior superintendents of police/superintendents of...
  • Badaun gangrape: Under fire, Akhilesh talks tough, orders helplines June 3, 2014

    Lucknow: Under fire over the rising lawlessness in his state and protests against the Badaun gangrape and murders, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has removed Principal Secretary AK Gupta. The Chief Minister has also ordered authorities to set up a helpline to deal with complaints regarding harassment of women...
  • Ration helpline gets plenty of queries May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: The Ration helpline number of the Delhi government till now has received 90,753 calls related to queries and complaints. "The complaints received so far mostly pertain to non opening of FPS, quality of foodgrains, issue of foodgrains less than the entitlement, service deficiency at the FPS and misbehavior...