Manpower and technology to keep Singapore safe during joyful duration: Shanmugam

SINGAPORE – The police will spare no efforts in securing the Marina Bay location as well as other popular areas in Singapore where merrymakers prepare to take pleasure in the joyful season, stated Home Affairs and Law Minister K. Shanmugam just as the country prepares to usher in the brand-new year.Speaking at the

sidelines of a constituency occasion in Yishun to commemorate the New Year on Sunday(Dec 31), Mr Shanmugam stated: “We have a really high level of security measures. “He noted that different kinds of officers, such as routine officers, full-time nationwide servicemen and volunteer constables, had been deployed throughout the vacation period to keep the nation safe.Thousands of officers are on higher alert, said Mr Shanmugam.”We are taking this very seriously.”

Besides workforce, technology, such as unmanned aerial automobiles(UAVs), CCTVs and improved

police video cameras fitted with speakers and lights, is being used at the countdown.The cops’s brand-new UAV-with its sirens, cam and speakers -took to the skies for the very first time at the

Marina Bay countdown.Security measures need to be comprehensive because Singapore is an”apparent target “, stated Mr Shanmugam.