Jammu Municipal Corporation signs pact to provide smart home security solutions
In a first-of-its-kind initiative in the country, the Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) has a signed a pact with government-owned telephone equipment maker ITI Limited to provide affordable home security solutions to city residents.
The ITI limited had submitted a proposal, which was placed before the General House in December and passed unanimously, he said.
The step is being taken in view of increasing incidents of thefts in shops, other business establishments and residential areas.
It is the first such initiative taken by a government department, he added.
Also, there will be artificial intelligence-embedded real time theft and fire alerts, he said.
The ITI Limited will provide the services/equipment to the beneficiaries at a subsidized cost of Rs 10,000 plus applicable taxes on the monthly installment of Rs 500.