GPS to be installed in State Motor Garages vehicles

JAMMU: Minister of State for Transport, Sunil Kumar Sharma today said that State Motor Garage Department (SMGD) is going to install GPS devices in all vehicles to monitor the movement of its fleet.
The movement of vehicles would be monitored through a Traffic Control unit being established in the SMGD office building at New Plot.
The Minister said that the initiative forms the part of government’s policy to enforce austerity and transparency in the working of departments. He said with the commissioning of the control unit the department can keep tab and maintain the record of the movement of its fleet including the vehicles attached with different departments and constitutional authorities.