Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Interior and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Anas Al-Saleh reaffirmed the commitment of Kuwait’s political leadership to the upgrading of the security institution and providing it with the state-of-the-art equipment.
“Constant modernization of all sectors of the Ministry of Interior is a top priority for political leadership in order to help the security institution discharge its mission in the best possible way,” the minister said in a press release from the Ministry’s General Directorate of Security Relations and Media.
Al-Saleh made the comments while opening the operations center and the emergency switch (112) at the Ministry’s HQ in Sabhan area on Sunday.
“The center reflects the level of advancement of the security institution and its continued effort to acquire the latest communication technologies and maintain high preparedness of the security personnel,” the minister added.
After inaugurating the operations center and the emergency switch, the minister was briefed by member of the Col. Dr. Abdullah Zakaria, member of the committee of the integrated digital security project, on the new system and operating mechanism related to response to emergency calls.
Al-Sahel was accompanied by Undersecretary of the Ministry Lt.-Gen. Esam Al-Nahham, and assistant undersecretaries Maj.-Gen. Jamal Al-Saygh and Maj.-Gen. Staff Aziz Suaylem, as well other senior officers, according to the statement.
Source: Kuwait News Agency