Karachi: A undertaking is being launched to equip site visitors police personnel with different state-of-the-art gear together with physique cameras.
According to the small print, for the primary time within the historical past of the nation, a site visitors digicam can be offered to any site visitors policeman. This digicam is mounted on the shoulder of the site visitors police officer via which all his actions throughout his obligation. Residents are monitored and recordings are saved.
This digicam will report the whole state of affairs, together with the dialog of a site visitors police officer with any citizen, his habits, the explanations for challaning or not, and the citizen's response to it. The habits of the site visitors police can be improved and complaints of defamatory habits of the residents by the site visitors police may even be curtailed.
These cameras are being offered to the Karachi Police via which the site visitors police could be intently monitored. Under the pilot undertaking, initially 150 physique cameras can be bought, in addition to alcohol take a look at kits may even be offered to the Karachi Traffic Police. This can be executed in order that the alcohol take a look at of any suspected driver could be executed on the spot. It will often be doable to regulate site visitors accidents as a consequence of excessive velocity at night time.
For the primary time in historical past, these take a look at kits are being bought, initially 90 kits can be bought, the site visitors police are additionally being geared up with different trendy gear together with car mounted cameras, moveable velocity breakers, moveable site visitors lights. Includes sign and drone digicam.
Sources stated that drone cameras are additionally being procured to seek out out the causes of site visitors jams and to beat them. It can be doable to seek out out the causes of site visitors jams and take away them. Vehicle mounted cameras will monitor not solely the site visitors police but in addition different drivers.
Under the pilot undertaking, 40 car mounted cameras, 15 moveable velocity breakers and a couple of moveable site visitors indicators are additionally being procured which can additional assist in overcoming the site visitors jam state of affairs. In addition to 1,350 walkie-talkie units, 100 megaphones, glowing lights and hydraulic machine for altering tires, different workplace gear can also be being procured.
Sources say that after getting physique digicam, car mounted digicam and alcohol take a look at package, Karachi Traffic Police will turn into the primary police within the nation to have all these equipments utilizing all trendy amenities.