The application is likely to work offline without Internet/GPRS (one time download) which means that users will acquire no running cost on it. Users will also be able to download latest version of application.
DMRC has proposed a tender for developing the application, for which final date of submission is March 28.
Some facilities that the application will give information about nearest metro station, fare between stations, timings of last and first train at various stations.
DMRC Helpline numbers for assistance, suggestion, complaint, and feedback and security helpline numbers to be contacted during emergency or security risk will be available in the application, the official said.
Among other things, the application can also be used to answer frequently asked questions about how to use smart cards, the items which are not allowed to be conceded in the metro train and timings of the station.