Continuous media support sought for maintaining law and order

RANGPUR Rangpur Metropolitan Police (RpMP)

Commissioner Abdul Alim Mahmud today sought continuous support of the media

to maintain law and order situation as well as make the society free from

drug abuse.

Law enforcement agencies would take prompt action against wrongdoers as

media is unearthing information regarding irregularities, corruption and

other offenses, he told a view exchange meeting here.

A view-exchange meeting was organised by RpMP, with local journalists at

its conference room, to share its performances in maintaining law and order,

exhibit and asses various public welfare activities during the last one year.

Member-journalists of Rangpur Press Club and Rangpur Reporters' Club and

high officials of RpMP attended the event.

Alim discussed activities conducted by RpMP in controlling crimes, traffic

management and intelligence surveillance for collecting advance information

to check crimes and admirable successes in preventing crimes during the

period in the metropolis.

The journalists lauded the activities and successes achieved by RpMP in

maintaining law and order, checking and preventing crimes and conducting

public welfare activities on humanitarian grounds in the city.

They raised some issues like trafficking and trading of drugs and eve-

teasing at particular points of the metropolis and forwarded suggestions to

make RpMP more effective and public-friendly.

The RpMP Chief thanked the participating journalists for their suggestions

and put importance on taking the society ahead utilising the historical

brotherhood and friendly relation prevailing among police and journalists for

centuries.

Deputy Police Commissioner (Headquarters) of RpMP Mohidul Islam, Deputy

Police Commissioner (Crime) Kazi Muttaki Ibnu Minan, Additional Deputy Police

Commissioner (Police Super) of City Special Branch Shamima Pervin, Additional

Deputy Police Commissioner (Crime) Shahidullah Kawsar, among police

officials, were present.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)