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49 Force Gurkha SUVs Join Kerala Police Fleet In Singham Style

This is the first time that Force Gurkha SUVs have been officially inducted into any police department's fleet in India. 

Kerala Police. (Photo: Twitter/Kerala Police)

New Delhi: Force Motors has supplied 49 Gurkha SUVs to the Kerala police for border patrolling and other related activities, the Pune-based automaker said on Monday.

The vehicles were inducted in the state police department’s fleet on February 11, the company said. 

Force Motors bagged the order for the supply of the all-new Gurkha from the state government after a competitive bidding, the company added.  

“We are very happy that the Kerala State Police Department has reposed trust in the Gurkha. This is a small but significant step in creating indigenous specialist vehicles for the police force,” said N Sankar, Head for Gurkha sales at Force Motors. 

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The automaker said that it has developed Gurkha police vans according to the standard set by the police department, adding, the vehicles are equipped with high-intensity rooftop flashing lights, siren, and emblem of Kerala State Police department with seating modified as per their requirement.

Force Motors designed Gurkha Police Vans to meet the police department’s high standards, ensuring speed and stability on harsh terrain. The vehicles are fitted with Force Motors’ proven, tough, and dependable components such as engines and gearboxes. The police cars are outfitted with high-intensity rooftop flashing lights, a siren, and the Kerala State Police Department’s logo, as well as seats that can be customised to meet their needs.

This is the first time that Force Gurkha SUVs have been officially inducted into any police department’s fleet in India. 

(With inputs from PTI)

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