Pero­dua do­nates Ax­ias to cops

The Star Malaysia - Star2 - - SNAPSHOTS -

PERO­DUA has given four units of the Axia to help the po­lice in crime fight­ing.

“We hope that our con­tri­bu­tion will as­sist our ded­i­cated po­lice of­fi­cers in their du­ties,” said Pero­dua pres­i­dent and CEO Datuk Ami­nar Rashid Salleh at a han­dover cer­e­mony in Bukit Aman po­lice head­quar­ters re­cently.

The Brick­fields and Ta­man Tun Dr Is­mail po­lice sta­tions will each get an Axia, while the other two Axia units will be used by Amanita, a spe­cial po­lice task­force that en­gages the com­mu­nity, with a fo­cus on house­wives.

Since 1995, the po­lice has de­ployed more than 670 Pero­dua ve­hi­cles.

“The Axia is Malaysia’s first En­ergy Ef­fi­cient Ve­hi­cle with a low fuel con­sump­tion of 21.6km per litre.

“It is an ideal pa­trol car as it is made for easy driv­ing, han­dling and ma­noeu­vring in high traf­fic ar­eas,” said Ami­nar.

Four units of the Axia was do­nated to the

po­lice.

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