The Namma Chennai app has been developed by Greater Chennai Corporation and Chennai Smart City Limited as a Public Grievance Redressal App. Using a dashboard, corporation officials track all aspects of the civic grievances voiced by residents. The system assists residents during any calamity, mobilise them and send notification directly to all the residents. Any resident can take photographs of the civic issue and upload them. The issues include potholes on roads, storm-water drains, solid waste management, stray dogs and streetlights.
In a big metropolitan city like Chennai, it is necessary for the officials to track all aspects of civic grievances and complaints voiced by residents. To come up with a solution, the Namma Chennai app has been developed, designed and devised by Greater Chennai Corporation and Chennai Smart City Limited. The mobile app was inaugurated and introduced by Minister of Local Administration, S.P. Velumani in the presence of Ministers D. Jayakumar and P. Benjamin. With this mobile app, any resident can take photographs of the civic issue and upload them.