Dubai: Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of the Executive Council of Dubai, on Sunday inaugurated a special command room at Dubai Police to secure the emirate’s public transportation facilities and commuters.
Shaikh Hamdan tweeted a video showing the opening of the new command room at Hamdan Smart Station for training and simulation at the Transport Security Department in Dubai Police. “We inaugurated the special command room at Hamdan Smart Station. The support and encouragement of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum [Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai], and the efforts of the nation’s loyal people will make the position of our country firmly established among the safest and most secure countries in the world,” Sheikh Hamdan tweeted.
“The highest level of security readiness in Dubai in accordance with the international standards will ensure protection of the society and deal with all situations efficiently. Continuous training of our specialised cadres is a strategic target which we provide all the capabilities to maintain the highest levels of performance.”
During Sheikh Hamdan’s visit, special teams of Dubai Police demonstrated a scenario for an incident inside a metro station. Sheikh Hamdan and other senior officials, checked the latest technologies used in Transport Security Department to ensure the safety of the emirate’s transport.