City traffic police bags Golden Peacock awards

City traffic police bags Golden Peacock awards

City traffic police bags Golden Peacock awards

The city traffic police today bagged the Golden Peacock awards for adopting innovative technology through 'B-TRAC' project.

The award instituted by the Institute of Directors (IOD), was received by City Police Commissioner B G Jyothiprakash Mirji and M A Saleem, Additional Commissioner of Police, Traffic, Bangalore City during the "22nd World Congress on Total Quality" summit here , a press release from the police department said.

The components of B-TRAC include Installation of 179 surveillance cameras to monitor Traffic movement, and establishment of state-of-art traffic management centres to supervise and manage traffic flow in Bangalore City. Apart from the above components of B-TRAC, citizen friendly initiatives like creation of Citizen’s forum, Web based interaction with citizens, innovative traffic circulation plans and establishment of Pre-fixed Auto stands were also considered for award.