Both Airtel and non-Airtel customers can install the app.
Users could send SOS alerts to any five of their family or friends in 13 languages including English, Kannada, Marathi, Punjabi, Bangla, Urdu, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Assamese, Oriya, and Gujarati.
Airtel global CIO and head of digital Harmeen Mehta commented, "This is an effort by Airtel towards building a safer environment for women. We have leveraged the power of technology to empower women with a simple and intelligent tool that can respond in real time during an emergency situation."
Users can start SOS alert by pressing the SOS prompt on the app. It can also be activated through voice command through Siri on iOS. The voice activation via Google Assistant will soon be available on Android devices also.