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Students of 6th Sem I.T. were awarded 2nd prize in Gujarat Hackathon organised by Government of Gujarat at PDPU campus, Gandhinagar.

Our students developed an application to search public utilities for Urban development department of Gujarat Government after coding for 36 hours at a stretch. Students are also awarded with a price money of ₹30,000/-. These students will also be getting mentoring support by Government to make this application available to all citizens.

Team was mentored by Prof. Kirtirajsinh Zala and Prof. Navjyotsinh Jadeja and motivated by Prof. Jay Teraiya and Mr. Kiran Parmar.

Its an wonderful achievement by our students and we look forward to have more such awards in future.

Team Members:
1)Rudraksh Shukla
2)Keval Bhogayta
3)Parth Rudakiya
4)Rupal Lakhani
5)Shaiva Bhalani

Mentors:
1)Kirtirajsinh Zala
2)Navjyotsinh Jadeja

Department:
Department of IT, MEFGI

Government Problem:
Citizens and travelers need to be informed about the location of multiple common toilets

Department Name:
Urban Development and Urban Housing Department

Problem Description:
Citizens and travelers come to the city for various purposes and while on the move need to have access to toilet facilities. Since, more and more Toilet Blocks shall be added the location and the facilities available at the Multiple Common Toilet need to be informed to the citizens.

Expected Outcomes:
Hence, there is a need to have a Geo-tagging of the Multiple Common Toilet Blocks to promote the availability of hygienic toilet facilities to the citizens of the city as well as to the travelers visiting the city including those who come to the city to attend various functions, events and for heritage tourism.

Solution:
I order to provide this information to the citizens and travelers, we have developed a mobile application which is available on android platform, and iOS app is under development. This application provides the path to user from their current location to their required public facility. Moreover, the application generates periodic reports in graphical form to analyze the requirement of particular public facilities in specific areas. The application provides support of regional languages.

iOS Application Demo:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1bODQRsnW8atocqliCt_8iDFmcM63QSQX/view?usp=sharing

Android Application Demo:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1bJQsjegqSI0NkX1A3ouuDD1NzElZFiey/view?usp=sharing