New Delhi: From patrolling roads in Lamborghinis and Ferraris, to aiming for creating a robotic force which will make up a quarter of the existing by 2030, Dubai has already taken the first step in this direction.
Dubai police have enrolled a robotic officer which stood attentive at the foot of Burj Khalifa – the world’s tallest tower, on Wednesday Night. The tourists and the passersby had the time of their life as they snapped selfies photos as souvenir by its side. The robot wears a police cap, while moving on wheels. With a touch-screen computer as its chest which can be used to report a crime or inquire about speeding tickets, it is also equipped with a camera that transmits live images to the operations room and can also identify the wanted suspects.