President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended a ceremony to unveil the newly-bought cars for agencies of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, including traffic police.
Minister of Internal Affairs Ramil Usubov reported to Commander-in-Chief, President Ilham Aliyev.
Necessary measures have been taken in recent years to increase effectiveness of the work of traffic police and ensure traffic safety in the country. Thanks to President Ilham Aliyev`s high attention the work of employees of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, like in all law-enforcement agencies, has entered a qualitatively new stage. Much has been done to improve the material and technical infrastructure of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, work has started to buy new vehicles and equipment. The purchase of Fiat Doblos and BMWs for patrol units, rapid reaction force and traffic police occupies an important place among these measures. In total, 400 cars for traffic police and 300 for other agencies of the Ministry of Internal Affairs were bought. All cars are equipped with e-patrol system.
Twenty Mercedes minivans for carrying the arrested people were also bought.
President Ilham Aliyev reviewed the minivans.