The Mysuru city police have got a new whatsapp number and public can send their queries including photos and videos. The new number is 9481100100 given to the police by BSNL for free. Mysuru city police started the Whatsapp services in June 2015. The officials have decided to continue with the old number for the next 15 days until the people are aware of the new number.
It is said that the police have been receiving about 60-70 complaints on various offenses related to traffic, as well as law and order, on a daily basis. The majority of complaints are recorded in traffic where people have sent many photographs of riders performing stunts, riding without helmets and triple riding.