182 police get awards for best service

Kalerkantho Online   

8 January, 2018 13:45 PM

182 police get awards for best service

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A total of 182 members of police have been honoured with the Bangladesh Police Medal (BPM) and President Police Medal (PPM) for their outstanding services during the Police Week-2018 today.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina distributed medals among the police members at a programme held at the Razarbagh Police Lines in the capital this morning.

Sheikh Hasina earlier in the morning inaugurated the five-day programme which will continue till January 12. 

Three officials- Lt Col Abul Kalam Azad, Intelligence Wing director of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), Chowdhury Abu Mohammad Kaiser, an inspector of Court Police in Sylhet, and Monirul Islam, inspector (investigation) of Jalalabad Police Station- were also awarded for sacrificing their lives in a bomb blast during the anti-militancy drive 'Operation Twilight', on March 25 in Sylhet.