5 Tata Mine Protected Vehicles supplied by Tata Motors to Jharkhand Police Force
With security becoming a global concern and major priority, Jharkhand Police Force has received five Tata Mine Protected Vehicles which were delivered from Tata Motors….
These Tata Mine Protected Vehicles will be of paramount importance to the functioning of Jharkhand Police Force where they will be protected against every possible explosive device which will even include Improvised Explosive Devices and anti personnel mines. These vehicles have been supplied by Tata Motors to police and paramilitary forces in the country. Besides supplying the Jharkhand Police Force, Tata Motors will also be supplying a total of 32 MPVs to the Maharashtra State Police.
Tata Mine Protected Vehicles are highly effective in combat survivability. It is built to protect its occupants from all kinds of attacks be it the most powerful mine explosives or heavy gunfire. Tata Motors have been associated with the country’s defence forces ever since 1958 and during the course of years have supplied over 1,00,000 vehicles to the Indian military and paramilitary forces.
To ensure better service and maintenance of these vehicles, Tata Motors have installed service networks throughout the length and breadth of the country and have assured easy availability of spare parts and facilities of Annual Maintenance Contracts.
Tata Motors has delivered 5 Mine Protected Vehicles (MPV) to the Jharkhand Police force, to bolster security preparedness.
The vehicles were handed over to Mr. Gaurishankar Rath, Director General, Jharkhand Police, in the presence of Mr. Bibhudi Bushan Pradhan, Additional Director General, Jharkhand Police, Mr. Rajkumar K Mallick, Inspector General of Jharkhand Police (Modernization and Provision) and Mr. Dinesh Parikh – Managing Director JMA Stores and Mr. Sanjeev Shrivastava, Head Government Sales JMA Stores, at the Jharkhand Police Headquarters in Ranchi, by Mr. Sandeep Saigal – Head, Defence Sales, Tata Motors.
Mr. Vernon Noronha, VP–Defence & Government Business, Tata Motors, said “Tata Motors Defence Solutions covers the complete range of logistics and armoured vehicles that have been popular in supporting the police and paramilitary forces across the country. The Tata MPV will take protection of the Jharkhand Police to the next level, even against IED’s (Improvised Explosive Device) and anti-personnel mines”.
For Tata Motors, this order comes close on the heels of another prestigious order already received from the Maharashtra State Police to supply 32 MPV’s, which the company has executed.
The Tata MPV is based on modular flexibility, and integrates V-shaped hull blast protection technology, ideally suited for security operations. The Tata MPV will protect its occupants from threats like ambushes and sudden violent attacks, powerful explosive mines and heavy gunfire. The vehicle has high levels of mobility with combat survivability.
Tata Motors has deployed its dealer/service network in Jharkhand, in far flung inaccessible areas, catering to the requirements of the Tata MPV, ensuring easy availability of spare parts and also providing additional benefits of AMC (Annual Maintenance Packages). The Tata Motors Service network ensures maximum operational readiness & lower life-cycle maintenance cost to its defence vehicles across the country.
The company also has the ability to mobilise adequate manufacturing capacity for defence requirements, along with dedicated exclusive infrastructure, manufacturing facilities and trained manpower, to ensure faster delivery of its defence vehicles.