Police working as servant of people: IGP
News Desk || risingbd.com
Inspector General of Police (IGP) Chowdhury Abdullah Al Mamun has said police are working to maintain law and order situation with their relentless efforts as they are servants of the people.
The police boss said this while speaking at an annual meeting of Bangladesh Retired Police Officers’ Welfare Association (BRPOWA) at the auditorium of Bangladesh Police at Rajarbag in the city on Saturday.
Acting President of Retired Police Officers' Welfare Association Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police (retired) Md Waliar Rahman and other retired senior police officials, among others, were present at the meeting.
Secretary General of the association Police Super (retired) Mia Lutfar Rahman Chowdhury placed the annual report at the meeting.
Al Mamun said police built the first armed resistance against Pakistani occupation forces during the Liberation War in 1971.
“Police have faced many challenges in the past in maintaining law and order. Bangladesh Police is firmly committed to face any challenges in future,” he added.
Referring to the valuable contribution of the retired police officers in developing Bangladesh Police as a professional force, the IGP said, “Bangladesh Police has been able to earn their trust and love by working for the welfare of the country and people along the path shown by you.”
The IGP said the new generation of police officers will strive to achieve success in their respective fields by taking advice and guidance from you.