Polygon co-founder Sandeep Nailwal mentioned the blockchain portal will significantly enhance the hunt for justice.
Indian Police have launched the nation’s first complaints portal powered by the Polygon blockchain, in line with particulars revealed earlier this week.
As shared by Polygon co-founder Sandeep Nailwal on Wednesday, the portal is for ‘first info report (FIR) and was developed for the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh’s Firozabad Police.
Police Grievance on Blockchain
Cryptocurrencies would possibly but face extra regulatory hurdles from the Indian authorities, however blockchain know-how continues to see rising adoption.
One of many main information this week has been the piloting of the brand new blockchain-powered system for the Firozabad police.
Introduced this week, the ‘Police Grievance on Blockchain’ is constructed on the Polygon’s modular blockchain, which affords a customized community for specialised performance. On this case, the system is allow FIR accessibility and in so doing assist curtail situations of report manipulation in addition to the blocking of such experiences throughout the system.
जनपद में जनशिकायतों के त्वरित निस्तारण हेतु पायलट प्रोजेक्ट “पुलिस कम्पलेन्ट ऑन ब्लॉक चैन” को लॉन्च किये जाने के सम्बन्ध में वरिष्ठ पुलिस अधीक्षक फिरोजाबाद द्वारा दी गयी वीड़ियो बाइटः- 1/2 @Uppolice @adgzoneagra @igrangeagra @IpsAshish pic.twitter.com/kTBolZbfwV
— Firozabad Police (@firozabadpolice) October 10, 2022
Per the Firozabad police, anybody in search of to lodge grievances will likely be in a position to take action by way of a particular QR code out there in any respect Firozabad police stations.
“With an FIR (first info report) happening blockchain, particularly if individuals can get on-line platform to file these with their id, no decrease degree officers can deny the FIR. This may very well be a game-changer in guaranteeing the suitable to justice,” Nailwal defined in tweet.
Customers will profit from options reminiscent of transparency and immutability of filed experiences, one thing that has been missing amid allegations of corruption amongst officers.
Kashif Raza, the founding father of Web3 targeted platform Bitinning, says Polygon powering the complaints portal additionally makes reporting simple and verifiable.
Below the steering of tech-savvy (IIT-Kharagpur) IPS officer @IpsAshish, 🇮🇳’s 1st police grievance portal on @0xPolygon blockchain has been launched in Firozabad (UP).
1) Complaints at the moment are immutable.2) Verifiable.3) Simple to file.https://t.co/[email protected]🚀
— Kashif Raza (@simplykashif) October 12, 2022