Kavalan SoS App wears its cape: First arrest made in Chennai
| Sunday | 8th December, 2019
By Express News ServiceCHENNAI: City police have made the first arrest using ‘Kavalan SoS’ mobile phone application.
Police control room received a distress alert made through the app around 8.30 pm on Friday and the message was traced to R K Nagar.
Immediately, R K Nagar police inspector was alerted and he rushed with his team to an apartment at Korukkupet.
Preethi told police she had installed Kavalan SoS application on her phone after reading about it in newspaper and she used it when the men entered the house sensing danger,” said a police officer.
However, police arrested the men, identified as Dawood (41) and Salim (38), for trespassing and remanded them to judicial custody.