India donates twin-cabs to Rakiraki and Tavua Town Councils

March 2, 2023 4:36 pm

The two Mahindra twin cabs valued at over $100,000.

The Government of India donated two Mahindra twin cab to the Rakiraki and Tavua Town Councils.

Minister for Housing and Local Government, Maciu Nalumisa says this will help the two councils provide timely and high-quality services to the public.

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Until now, the Tavua Town Council did not have a vehicle, whilst Rakiraki Town Council has an old vehicle, which needs substantial maintenance. These two Councils have been facing challenges to deliver timely and quality services to the ratepayers and communities.”

According to Nalumisa, the two councils have limited revenue streams and rely on grants and subsidies from the government and development partners to run its operations.

The two vehicles are valued at over $100,000.