The Hero MotoCorp motorcycles to be used by police officers are posted at the stations and outposts of Chamba, Hamirpur, Una, Bilaspur, Kangra, Sirmaur and Mandi districts.
Hero MotoCorp has handed over 108 motorbikes to Himachal Pradesh police on International Women’s Day for their work in ensuring the safety of women in every corner of the state. The motorbikes will be used by police officers in railway stations and outposts of Chamba, Hamirpur, Una, Bilaspur, Kangra, Sirmaur and Mandi districts, and will help them prevent crimes against women.
The motorbikes were handed over to Himachal Police in the presence of Information and Communications Union Minister Anurag Thakur, former Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and Chief of Police Sanjay Kundu. Speaking at the event, Thakur noted that the safety and security of the people is always the government’s top priority.
He congratulated all the women on the occasion, saying: “The women of Himachal have always delivered a message of leadership and progress in life. In recent times, many laws related to women have also been reformed. Even so, the state needs to pay special attention to the safety of women. “
The gathering was also spoken by Rani Rampal, captain of the Indian women’s hockey team, who said: “Women can touch the sky if they want to and women’s athletics has proven time and time again. But along with our hard work and dedication, the support of family, society and government is also needed”.
The company also give away 60 scooters and 500 helmets Go to Nagpur police to perform their patrol duty and take care of the safety of women in the city. These Hero scooters have been equipped with sirens, speakers and other necessary police accessories. The move was welcomed by Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, who was present at the handover event.
Through its CSR branch, the company has also selected 6 accomplished women from different fields to provide their services to society.
Date of first publication: March 9, 2022, 10:16 AM IST