Hackathon on safety of women from March 8

THE HANS INDIA |   Feb 10,2018 , 01:07 AM IST

SV Rajasekhar Babu
SV Rajasekhar Babu

Chittoor: The district police will launch Hackathon-2018 on March 8 at Police Training Centre here in the presence of elected representatives and police officials. Speaking to the media here on Friday, District SP SV Rajasekhar Babu said students, professionals and software engineers will take active role in the hackathon.

The theme of the hackathon is safety of women. As part of hackathon, the SP stated short films related to the women’s safety will be displayed in 1,100-gram panchayats in the district through 30 publicity vehicles.

Competitions will be conducted for making short films on various subjects relating to women’s safety. The SP said that awareness would be created on women trafficking, ragging, failure of love marriages, sexual abuse of girl child, harassment by in-laws and other issues in hackathon.