Six pa­trolling cars handed over to RBP by Ja­pan

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Ahand­ing tak­ing cer­e­mony for six com­mu­nity po­lice pa­trol cars for the com- mu­nity Po­lice Cen­tres in Thimphu was held last Thurs­day at the Royal Bhutan Po­lice Head­quar­ters, Thimphu. The six pa­trol cars were pro­cured through the Grant As­sis­tance for Grass­roots Projects (GGP), Gov­ern­ment of Ja­pan. The pa­trol cars were handed by Mr. Ya­suhisa Kawa­mura, Min- is­ter and Deputy Chief of Mis­sion, Em­bassy of Ja­pan in New Delhi on be­half of the Gov­ern­ment of Ja­pan to Ad­di­tional Chief of Po­lice, Royal Bhutan Po­lice Colonel Chimi Dorji. The cer­e­mony was at­tended by rep­re­sen­ta­tives from the Em­bassy of Ja­pan in In­dia, JICA of­fice, Min­istry of Home and Cul­tural Af­fairs, Gross Na­tional Hap­pi­ness Com­mis­sion, lo­cal gov­ern­ment lead­ers and of­fi­cers of the Royal Bhutan Po­lice. The project cost amount­ing to US$ 78,969 pro­vides six pa­trol cars to the six com­mu­nity po­lice cen­tres in Thimphu and is aimed at de­liv­er­ing prompt po­lice ser­vices to the com­mu­ni­ties, fos­ter­ing pos­i­tive po­lice pub­lic re­la­tion­ship and height­en­ing the sense of safety and se­cu­rity in the com­mu­ni­ties. The Gov­ern­ment of Ja­pan hopes that six pa­trol cars pro­vided through this project will con­trib­ute to­wards mak­ing Thimphu city safe and se­cure for peo­ple to live and fur­ther en­hance the bonds of friend­ship and co­op­er­a­tion be­tween Ja­pan and Bhutan.

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