Monday, April 15, 2024

Shafiqul Islam, DMP commissioner to retire Oct 30

News Desk : Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner Shafiqul Islam is retiring on October 30. A gazette notification in this regard was issued by the Home Ministry’s Public Security Division on Wednesday. Deputy Secretary Dhananjay Kumar Das signed the notification on the orders of the President. The announcement states that retired Commissioner of Police ... Read more

Three prisoners sit SSC exams in Khagrachari Prison

News Desk : Three inmates from the Khagrachhari district jail are taking the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) exam. The three prisoners are taking exams in the jail’s office room, said AG Mahmud, jailer of the Khagrachari District Jail. SSC exams began across the nation today (September 15, 2022). One of the examinees, Sohag Alam, ... Read more

Police help lost SSC candidates reach exam centres on time in Dhaka

News Desk : Members of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) yesterday (September 15, 2022) helped two SSC examinees, who were lost after reaching the wrong examination centres by mistake on the first day of the exam, by dropping them off at their respective centres on time. The two incidents took place in the capital’s Shyampur ... Read more

Bring only umbrellas, prayer mats during jamaat at Eidgah: DMP

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner Md Shafiqul Islam has requested all not to bring only umbrellas and prayer mats to the National Eidgah Ground during the Eid Jamaat. He said this while talking to media after monitoring security arrangements at the Eidgah Maidan today. The DMP commissioner said that Eid prayers will be offered at ... Read more

DMP rejects casualty claims

‘Hefajat planned to loot bank, attack secretariat’ Dhaka Metropolitan Police commissioner Benazir Ahmed on Wednesday said that none was killed during the early Monday operation that flushed out Hefajat-e-Islam men from Shapla Sqaure in the capital. At a briefing at the DMP Media Centre, he said that no lethal weapons were used in the operation ... Read more

All gatherings banned in city

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) on Monday banned all kinds of gatherings, rallies and human chains in the capital till 12 midnight Tuesday. “Several parties are scheduled to hold rallies and gatherings in Dhaka Metropolitan area Monday. If those gatherings and rallies are allowed to be held, incidents of clash and confrontation may erupt that could ... Read more

DMP moves to stop illegal parking

Starts using wheel clamps Dhaka Metropolitan Police has started using wheel clamps to lock illegally parked vehicles and ensure that they are towed away. “We have procured 100 wheel clamps, which four divisions of traffic will use to tow away more illegally parked vehicles from a certain area,” said DMP traffic Chief Mohammad Mahbubur Rahman. ... Read more

Traffic chaos reigns in city

The traffic system in the capital is in a shambles with the Dhaka Metropolitan Police failing to cope with the situation which has turned alarming with deadly road accidents taking place almost every day and tailbacks growing longer. Like the previous year, the Dhaka Metropolitan Police has decided to take a number of measures,