Let us tell you that this emergency alert is being sent by the government. Since July 20, the government has been testing emergency alerts on the phones of many users. Let us tell you why this is an emergency alert?
People have been receiving emergency alert service messages from the Government of India since morning. When the message came, the phone rang very loudly. Users are scared after hearing such a loud sound. Many people thought that some scam had taken place while some thought that there was a problem with their phone. But let us tell you that this emergency alert is being sent by the government. Since July 20, the government has been testing emergency alerts on the phones of many users. Let us tell you why this is an emergency alert?
To test the system, the government had received this message on the phones of all the users between 12 noon and 1 pm. In the message that came with the loud sound, it was written that this is a sample test message sent by the Department of Telecommunications of the Government of India through the Cell Broadcasting System. Please ignore this message as it does not require any action on your part. This message has been sent to check the All India Disaster Alert System being implemented by the National Disaster Management Authority. The objective of this system is to enhance public safety and provide timely alerts during disaster situations.
There may be benefits
Let us tell you that emergency alert can be used not only for situations like disasters but also in war situations. This may prove to be best to alert the common people. Nowadays, smartphones are used more than TV and radio. Therefore this emergency alert will prove to be very effective.
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