Mangalore, Sep 14, 2011: Roopa D Bangera, BJP Corporator inaugurated the new police outpost at Nanthoor today.
Speaking after lighting the lamp, Mangalore Police Commissioner Seemanth Kumar Singh He said on the occasion that the purpose of the outpost is to protect policemen from rain and sun during their duty hours. Admitting that the department cannot afford to recruit more police officers for the outpost, he said that officers from various police stations will be deployed.
Further explaining the public benefits of the outpost, he said that people need not go all the way to the police station to ask for information or to lodge complaints; they can do so at the Nanthoor outpost.
Stating that the department has launched 15 new outposts so far, he said that the cost of the new outpost is Rs. 1 lakh.
The new police outpost was inaugurated in the presence of ACP Ravindra Gadadi, T. R. Jagannath, G. V. Subramaniam, DCP M. Muthuraya, and DCP (crime) Dharmaiah, to mention a few.