Google Maps Street View

Google has launched Street View in India to improve features in Google Maps

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Google has launched its ‘Street View’ experience in partnership with Genesys International and Tech Mahindra

Miriam Daniel, vice president at Google Maps, said that this is the first time in the world the service will be handled completely by local partners

Street View will be available on Google Maps across ten cities in India covering over 150,000 km and will be expanded to more than 50 cities by the end of 2022

Tech Mahindra announced its partnership with local traffic authorities to help improve road safety and reduce traffic congestion

Now, Google Maps will show speed limits and traffic lights data which will be shared by the traffic authorities

Speed limits and traffic lights data feature will start from Bengaluru and later will be expanded to Kolkata and Hyderabad

Data collected by Tech Mahindra and Genesys will also help Google Maps to show roads, and infrastructure planning and provide an online presence to various businesses