Three Rubber Dinghy Boats was today handed over to Rakiraki and Tavua Police.
These boats were part of the Marine time Safety and Security Equipment donated by the Government of Japan last year.
The handing over was officiated by the Fiji Police Force Director of Operations, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Sakeo Ganivatu said these boats will be utilized by the officers in Rakiraki and Tavua in their operations.
He said the dinghy boats has boosted the Fiji Police Force’s operational capacity as we prepare for another period of bad weather being forecasted for next week.
Two rubber dinghy boats will be for Rakiraki and one will be utilized by Tavua Police.
The Government of Japan handed over Marine time Safety and Security Equipment under its Grant Aid for Economic Social Development Programmed (ESDP) to Police in March last year.