Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at present requested the police personnel to work with professionalism to guard the nation’s hard- earned independence together with sustaining the regulation and order state of affairs and
upholding the democracy within the nation.
“You need to defend the independence achieved via the 24-year lengthy battle by the Father of the Nation and in trade for blood of your predecessors, from all kinds of assaults,” she mentioned.
She mentioned this because the chief visitor whereas opening the Police Week-2022 at a perform held at Rajarbag Police Line within the metropolis, becoming a member of nearly from her official Ganabhaban residence right here.
The prime minister added: “My perception is that every member of the police drive will work with professionalism and perform pro-people service to take care of the nation’s regulation and order and uphold democracy”.
She mentioned that the police drive rapidly responds to the individuals’s name via 999 service, including, “The short response from the police via 999 has elevated individuals’s confidence and perception within the police drive.”
Sheikh Hasina mentioned her authorities has been offering all of the required trendy amenities and transportation alongside imparting coaching to the police personnel to render fast providers to the individuals.
The premier mentioned buying two helicopters for the police is now underneath course of.
She additionally prolonged her because of the policemen for standing beside with individuals by risking life throughout the international Covid-19 Pandemic.
The Police Week-2022 is being noticed within the nation this 12 months with the theme “Expert Police, Affluent Nation, Bangabandhu’s Bangladesh.”
Completely different police contingents staged a spectacular parade led by police superintendent Md Saleh Uddin to mark the police week.
Dwelling Minister Asaduzzaman Khan on behalf of the prime minister visited the parade and took salute, using on an open jeep.
On behalf of the prime minister, the house minister handed over the police awards in 4 classes to 230 policemen for his or her excellent efficiency in 2020 and 2021. 9 of them had been awarded posthumously.
A complete of 115 members of police and RAB have been adorned with the award of the BPMs and PPMs in 2020 and 2021 every.
In 2020, of the 115 awardees, 15 of them obtained the BPM-gallantry and 25 the PPM-gallantry awards whereas 25 bought BPM-Service and 50 the PPM-Service awards for his or her excellent efficiency in respective fields.
In 2021, of the 115 awardees, 15 obtained the BPM-gallantry, 25 the PPM- gallantry, 25 the BPM-Service and 50 the PPM-Service awards.
RAB Director Common and Further Inspector Common of Police Chowdhury Abdullah Al-Mamun was among the many awardees.
Sheikh Hasina greeted the awardee police personnel and hoped that it will encourage others within the drive to observe the footprints of them.
Spelling out varied measures taken by the Awami League authorities for the general growth of police, she mentioned that they’ve raised amenities relating to housing, ration, healthcare and offering coaching and supplying of needed automobiles and different tools to the police.
The prime minister mentioned the finances for the police was solely Tk 400 crore after they assumed workplace in 1996.
However, later they made the quantity double and launched a threat allowance, she mentioned.
Throughout their 1996-2001 intervals, she mentioned they, for the primary time, appointed a feminine police officer as a superintendent of police, fashioned a police welfare belief giving Taka 5 crore seed cash, established 25 police stations, 86 investigation centres, 58 freeway police outposts, 150 police camps and 10 police outposts.
The premier mentioned at the moment they appointed 803 sub inspectors, 507 sergeants, and 14,680 constables, including that her authorities has additionally arrange the Police Workers Faculty in 2000.
After coming to energy in 2009, she mentioned they’ve created 82,583 new posts within the police drive alongside forming particular police models like vacationer police, industrial police, the Police Bureau of Investigation, anti- terrorism, counter-terrorism and transnational crime.
The premier mentioned her authorities has additionally established Rangpur and Mymensingh vary, one armed police battalion in airport and two armed police battalions in Cox’s Bazar, three battalions for RAB, 30-inservice coaching centres, 62 police stations, 95 investigation centres, one police outpost and 999 unit after assuming workplace in 2009.
She mentioned they’ve reintroduced a rank badge for the Inspector Common of Police (IGP) and created two posts of grade-1 and 11 of grade-2, 52 DIG, 159 further DIG, 402 police supers and 800 for extra police tremendous posts.
She mentioned that her authorities promoted 215 further police supers to police supers, 253 senior assistant police supers to further SPs and elevated the posts of sub inspectors and sergeants to second grade from third grade whereas the posts of inspectors had been made top notch from second class.
The prime minister thanked the police personnel for his or her successes in controlling the BNP-Jamaat sponsored violence, sabotage and arson assaults to kill the harmless individuals and destroy the state property, recalling deaths of police personnel in these assaults.
She added that Bangladesh Police, significantly feminine police earned reputation overseas as properly on account of their efficiency with utmost effectivity and professionalism within the UN Peacekeeping Missions.
Stating the inflow of lakhs of Rohingya individuals into Bangladesh, she mentioned Bangladesh Police was taking part in a praiseworthy function in offering shelters and safety to the large variety of displaced Myanmar residents.
The prime minister reiterated her dedication to remodel Bangladesh right into a developed and affluent nation as envisioned by Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman sustaining the standing of a growing nation.
She additionally referred to as upon the policemen to proceed their efforts to materialize the Imaginative and prescient-2041.