Bhubaneswar:26/11/18: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday inaugurated 35 Model Police Stations including the Airport Model Police Station in Bhubaneswar on Monday.
While the Chief Minister attended the function and formally inaugurated the Airport Model Police Station in Bhubaneswar, 34 other model police stations, one in each district, were inaugurated by him through video conferencing from the Secretariat here.
On the occasion, the CM also flagged off 12 PCR mobiles meant for increased police mobility and patrolling in Bhubaneswar for the ensuing World Cup Hockey and prompt and better response to the people in need. Besides, the CM also flagged off 35 new Boleros and 70 new motorcycles meant for 35 Model Police Stations.
Additional vehicles have been provided to the Model Police Stations to improve mobility and efficiency. The CM interacted with people present in seven Model Police Stations such as Similiguda of Koraput district, Bada Bazar P.S. of Berhampur, Nalco P.S. of Angul, Puri Town P.S. of Puri, Sahadevkhunta P.S. of Balasore, Khetarajpur P.S. of Sambalpur and Plant site P.S. of Roukela Districts.
During the interaction, people overwhelmingly expressed their happiness and gratitude to Chief Minister for having introduced the concept of Model Police Station which will be people friendly and prompt in redressal of public grievance.