Punjab districts get new bomb disposal response vehicles


LAHORE, Oct 17 (DNA): In a major step to ensure the protection of lives
and assets of the citizens besides couping with the subversive
activities, the Punjab government handed over new bomb disposal response
vehicles installed with modern equipment to eight districts.

Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar inspected the new vehicles while
attending the ceremony for handing over the vehicles to bomb disposal
unit’s commander for eight districts. The response vehicles were
equipped with bomb disposal squad (BDS) suit, mine detector, disruptors
and other necessary instruments.

Usman Buzdar said that the delivery of new vehicles will increase the
performance of bomb disposal units (BDUs) for the protection of the
lives and assets of the masses. He announced that the provincial
government will provide response vehicles to each district of Punjab.

He said that the services of BDU are appreciable in the war against
terrorism. He also praised the performance of Civil Defence Punjab. DNA