Given the prefoliation and expansion of 4G/LTE/3G network in the country, National Information Technology Board attached department of Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication and Capital Development Administration (CDA) joint efforts to empower the citizens of Islamabad with indigenously developed mobile application that not only can help them to explore city life but also equip each citizen with the direct access to law enforcement agencies’ and most critical emergency contact numbers based on user’s GIS location.
This mobile based application will facilitate the citizens and visitors to have direct access to the following information based on their location
The first version of the application is launched for android based mobile phones and ready for download at google store by searching “Islamabad City App”. It is also available for download from NITB and CDA’s website as well.
Such Initiatives will lay down a foundation and a step towards SMART CITY vision of Ministry of IT and National IT Board. In near future, National IT Board is planning to connect different citizen centric services to this app as well.