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Gurgaon: GPS devices to be made compulsory for city cabs

Gurgaon: According to a recent news, the joint commissioner of Gurgaon police has requested the Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon (MCG) deputy commissioner to make GPS devices compulsory for all cabs engaged by various firms in order to strengthen safety measures across more than 500 BPOs in the city.

Maheshwar Dayal, Joint Commissioner of police, said: “We want to make it mandatory so that women working late night can feel safe.”

As in news, Dayal has requested deputy commissioner PC Meena to make GPS devices mandatory under Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC). The move will allow the police to penalize any violators under Section 188 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

The Joint Commissioner, added: “To ensure absolute compliance, transporters would be issued clear and strict guidelines.”

 

Source: http://www.hindustantimes.com/India-news/Gurgaon/GPS-devices-to-be-made-mandatory-for-Gurgaon-cabs/Article1-1060732.aspx

 

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