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Google makes navigation easier for Indian roads

DNMUM409669 | 3/14/2018 | Author : DNA Money Correspondent | WC :203



New Delhi: Google India on Tuesday announced new updates and features on Google Maps such as voice navigation in six regional languages and Plus Codes which will make finding addresses and navigating easy for people.
Voice navigation will be available in six additional languages-- Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam. The navigation in Hindi was launched three years back.
“Plus Codes” is an open source solution representing a simple and consistent addressing system and works in India as well as globally.
It can be challenging to reach a given residential address in India. Some addresses are well defined by street names and house numbers are easy to find, others can be long-winded and hard to locate.
The
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