Zicom to educate public about Zika Syndrome

February 18 2016,  18.48 PM IST || Pocket News Alert

February 18, 2016: ZICOM Electronic Security Systems Limited, India’s Premium Electronic Security Surveillance has undertaken initiative to ‘aware Public’ from Zika Syndrome through a new feature in its mobile app ‘ZIMAN’. The App will create awareness about Zika and suggest measures to combat spread of virus right at early stage.

Emphasizing the importance of ‘Prevention better than Cure’, this feature shall educate citizens regarding the Do’s and Don’ts related to Zika Virus and facilitate them in taking advance security measures. It shall also guide citizen in taking first aid measures in case someone gets infected by Zika Virus before medical help arrives.

Commenting on feature, Pramoud Rao, Managing Director, Zicom, “More than panic it is important to understand Zika Scenario and take ‘Preventive’ measures to safeguard yourself. If it enters India, it will be the mass of civilians who will be affected. Be it streets, residential societies, hospitals, education institutes, business establishments; everywhere there would be a threat of its spreading. The situation can be avoided unless security measures are taken at appropriate time.”

Zika virus is an emerging mosquito-borne virus that was first identified in Uganda in 1947 in rhesus monkeys through a monitoring network of sylvatic yellow fever. It was subsequently identified in humans in 1952 in Uganda and the United Republic of Tanzania. Outbreaks of Zika virus disease have been recorded in Africa, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific. People with Zika virus disease usually have symptoms that can include mild fever, skin rashes, conjunctivitis, muscle and joint pain, malaise or headache. These symptoms normally last for 2-7 days.

About The Company:

With years of expertise and experience, Zicom etched a name for itself in the field of Electronic Security Surveillance in India. Over the last two decades, Zicom has expanded its reach to 5 countries, 1023 cities, and over a million happy customers, with an annual turnover of 926 crores.
About ‘ZIMAN’ Application:

ZIMAN is India’s most Powerful Personal Bodyguard Service. It is a safety service that comes to its clients in the form of an App!
Ziman is the quickest first responder service in case of an emergence. Our 24x7 Command Centre handholds you through any emergency situation.