Hello-tech bus to assist high cops reply to terror on the transfer, Auto Information, DFL
NEW DELHI: At a time when threats of a terrorist assault are a continuing fear within the capital, Delhi Police has gone in for a cellular command and management centre car to assist the brass of assorted safety businesses to congregate, and take and talk selections within the occasion of an emergency.
This primary-of-its-kind bus can even be of immense worth throughout the execution of tactical safety operations and demanding infrastructure safety.
The bus has been constructed over six months and hosts a spread of options, together with a convention room, operation centre and an tools part with state-of-the-art surveillance and communication tools. “It can be deployed at a strategic location at short notice to provide flawless communication if normal communication is unavailable,” mentioned police commissioner Amulya Patnaik, who conceptualised the cellular command centre.
“It has been fabricated on a CNG chassis and sports the necessary wireless nets to provide communication in various districts, security and traffic, etc, as per the requirement in different parts of Delhi.”
Along with these, the car will also be used for the safety of VIPs and visiting dignitaries, throughout elections, violent protests and in catastrophe administration throughout pure calamities. The bus can moreover be deployed on events like Republic Day and Independence Day and to deal with regulation and order breakdowns.
Officers mentioned that the personalised air-conditioned car has an aerodynamic physique and ergonomic interiors. The management room is fitted with superior applied sciences just like the Built-in Communication System, voice loggers, wi-fi radio operator consoles and closed-circuit tv. The bus has a six-metre mast mounted with long-range and day-night zoom cameras that can be utilized for video surveillance of the environment.
Police had floated a young for the customisation and fabrication of the bus final yr, and it was constructed by a Bengaluru-based agency named Mistral at the price of Rs 3.7 crore.
A number of officers of Delhi Police and different businesses defined to TOI that the induction of the bus wouldn’t solely assist in securing the capital, but in addition act as a drive multiplier. Such cellular management centres are used solely by police forces in some western international locations as of now.
Delhi Police’s bus is supplied with flood lights and has a 20KVA producing set and a 5KVA uninterrupted energy provide. It additionally has a provision for uncooked energy and is fitted with the newest public announcement programs. The convention room has a 5-seater couch and a 42-inch show machine with on-the-move dish service that are supposed to be utilized by the police chief and heads of different businesses corresponding to Intelligence Bureau and Nationwide Safety Guards in a disaster.
“The operations room has a facility for 4G radio conferencing and satellite communication. An integrated communication system and 10 radio dispatch operator consoles are some of the features that make this bus unique in terms of technology,” claimed Prem Nath, extra commissioner of police (operations).
The consoles have push-to-talk service, headsets, standby radios and a hidden and foldable seat for the officer-in-command. The high-definition shows will be employed to watch the CCTV feeds and examine the map of Delhi every time required.