The Deputy Chief Minister of Punjab Sukhbir Badal announced a rapid response team of the Punjab police for rural areas. He said, ‘Police will arrive within ten minutes to any part of Punjab.’
He went onto say he’s ordered special equipment for the police officers to assist them in responding faster to emergencies. The Rapid Rural Police Response will come into action starting September. Sukhbir Badal said he’s ordered 200 police vehicles and 400 motorcycles.
The police force will also make a second SWAT team which will be posted in border areas.