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Wireless Sensor Network: A Possible Solution for Crowd Management

  • Jenny KasudiyaEmail author
  • Ankit Bhavsar
  • Harshal Arolkar
Conference paper
Part of the Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series (SIST, volume 141)

Abstract

In India during the festivals like Kumbh Mela, Jagannath Rathyatra, Ganesh Visarjan, or Dusshera people come together in a huge number for celebrations. Moreover also during events like cricket matches, live concerts, political sabhas, there is a huge crowd assembling. Such crowd assembling at times is completely disordered, aggressive and undisciplined. Failing to handle such a crowd can result into unusual occurrences like fights, pushing, trampling, injuries, and destruction of the property and loss of life. It is important to address these issues and to reduce the chances of such happenings. In this research paper, we propose the use of a wireless sensor network for monitoring the crowd and their behavior.

Keywords

Crowd Wireless sensor network Crowd management 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jenny Kasudiya
    • 1
    Email author
  • Ankit Bhavsar
    • 1
  • Harshal Arolkar
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Computer Applications and Information TechnologyGLS UniversityAhmedabadIndia

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