Sunday, June 16, 2024


Dhaka Tribune

Kamal: Police to play key role in building smart Bangladesh

  • Newly elected committee of BPSA held its installation ceremony
  • Newly elected 155-member committee of BPSA
Update : 18 May 2024, 12:04 AM

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal on Friday said police will play the main responsibility towards implementing the prime minister's vision to transform the country into Smart Bangladesh.

"Bangladesh is moving forward due to your (police) sincere efforts to control terrorism, militancy and crimes. Now Bangladesh has become a strong country," he told a function at Rajarbag Police Lines.

Newly elected committee of Bangladesh Police Service Association (BPSA) held its installation ceremony with its president, Special Branch Chief and Additional Inspector General of Police, Md Monirul Islam.

Kamal said: "We have come to this place today (Friday) because of the vision of the honourable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina as she materialized digital Bangladesh. Now she is talking about Smart Bangladesh. She formulated a plan to build a better Bangladesh. The main responsibility of implementing that plan lies with you."

The minister inaugurated the installation ceremony of the newly elected 155-member committee of BPSA and said the association was formed to achieve professional excellence and solve various problems of the members of the police force.

Public Security Division Senior Secretary Md Mustafizur Rahman and Inspector General of Police (IGP) Chowdhury Abdullah Al-Mamun were present as special guests on the occasion.

Among others, Additional IGP Md Mahabubur Rahman, Dhaka Metropolitan Police Joint Commissioner Biplob Kumar Sarkar and Superintendent of Police of Narayanganj District and General Secretary of BPSA Golam Mostafa Russell spoke on the occasion.

Mustafizur Rahman said that smart policing is necessary for Smart Bangladesh. He urged members of the association to give smart policing as a gift to the people of the country.

Welcoming the newly formed committee, the IGP said that members of BPSA will work tirelessly to provide services to people. He expressed his hope that members of the association will continue their efforts to make the Bangladesh Police a service-oriented institution.

Md Monirul Islam thanked all and said that Bangladesh Police can face any challenge in the provision of security.

He said that with the blessings and support of the prime minister, BPSA has been playing a role in building Bangabandhu's dream, “Sonar Bangla”.

Top Brokers


Popular Links