Immediate increase in allowance for volunteer cops: Ahmad Zahid (Updated).

ALOR STAR: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today announced an increase of RM2 per hour in the allowance of authorities volunteers throughout the nation with immediate effect.Ahmad Zahid stated it

involved an increase from RM6 to RM8 per hour while officers will have their allowance raised from RM7 to RM9 per hour.”I wish to announce that for police volunteers, the increased allowance will take effect as revealed by the Prime Minister(Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak )for all volunteers in other voluntary systems.”The rise is instant … ideally this will draw in more participation in the voluntary units to offer favorable inspiration and spirit,”he stated when formally opening the Kota Star District Police Head office, here today.Also present were Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun, Deputy IGP Tan Sri

Noor Rashid Ibrahim, Kedah Authorities Chief Datuk Zainal Abidin Kasim and Kedah Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah.– Bernama Ahmad Zahid, who is also the Home Minister, stated the Prime Minister stressed national security organisations, including the Royal Malaysian Authorities (PDRM ), by offering them with the needed allowances to get advanced properties and equipment.”The Prime Minister gave extremely favorable response and concern because he felt the police needs to be geared up with brand-new assets to achieve much better performance.”The issue of the Prime Minister was not just minimal to empowering the unit’s possessions however also updating all the contingent and district police head office especially the authorities barracks nationwide,” he added.He stated that for example, in a police barracks, when a large allotment was provided to update the barracks from 2 systems to end up being just one system, each barracks would have 3 bed rooms and a minimum of two bathrooms.Ahmad Zahid hoped that all strategies to upgrade the barracks might be carried out right away, when all the significant issues including funding could be resolved.The Deputy Prime Minister likewise wished to get the cooperation of everybody consisting of neighborhood leaders, non-governmental organisations(NGOs )and all members of the neighborhood to suppress criminal activities in the country, in line with the motto of the 211th Authorities Day,”

The Cops and Community Are Inseparable “( Polis dan Masyarakat Berpisah Tiada ).”I am positive that through the participation of the members of the neighborhood and community leaders, the crime rate will definitely end up being a Secret Efficiency Sign (KPI)that can be achieved and God ready(InsyaAllah )the PDRM will become the finest police unit not only in the Asean area but likewise in Asia,”he said.The building of the brand-new Kota Star District Police Headquarters structure costing RM46.2 million began on Oct 31, 2014 and was all set by Nov 31 last year.It began operations on Feb 1 with a total strength of 775 members and officers headed by Kota Star OCPD, ACP Mohd Rozi Jidin.– Bernama