Presiding over a home department review meeting, Kumar stressed on measures to contain noise pollution by blaring hooters of vehicles belonging to VIPs and proposed banning them other than those carrying the Governor, Chief Justice, fire engines and ambulances.

He also directed putting in place measures to end unnecessary blaring of horns by vehicles. Expressing concern at the rise in incidents of organised crime, he directed the police to take steps to contain them as the state government stood for rule of law.
    
Lack of resources will not come in the way of crackdown on organised crime and police department will be equipped with latest facilities for effectively dealing with the menace, he assured and proposed installation of CCTV cameras at important points in sensitive places and towns.
    
He asked jail authorities to take steps to strengthen internal monitoring and emphasised use of technology to track movement of visitors and goods carried by them. Referring to the killing of two engineers of a private road construction company at Darbhanga, Kumar asked police to take action against those involved.

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