Shimla : Himachal Pradesh police added 58 new bullet motorcycles to its fleet of vehicles today.Besides motorcycles two trucks and a bus were also added to ferry police personnel in the hill state.
After flagging off the vehicles at Oak Over Shimla today the state chief minister Jai Ram Thakur also released an awareness video on the theme ‘Say No To Drugs’ of the police department. The video has been uploaded on You tube.
Jai Ram Thakur said that the State Government has made a budgetary provision of Rs 13 crore in the current financial year for purchase of new vehicles. So far 99 vehicles amounting to around rupees four crore had already been purchased.
Health Minister Dr. Rajiv Saizal, Mayor Municipal Corporation Shimla Satya Kaundal, Additional Chief Secretary Home Manoj Kumar, Director General of Police Sanjay Kundu and other senior police officers were also present on the occasion.