Speakers in a function on Wednesday stressed the need for
strengthening the community policing activities to free the society
from all sorts of crimes.
“In this context, close coordination and cordial relationship among
the police and the communities could be effective means of curbing
crimes to have a better and peaceful society”, they said.
They made the comments while addressing a media conference with the
district community policing forum coordination committee organized by
Gana Unnayan Kendra at its training center in V-AID Road area of the
The function was arranged under Community Based Policing Programme
with the financial support of USAID and The Asia Foundation.
Additional police super Mosarrof Hossain presided over the function
while executive chief of GUK Abdus Salam was the moderator.
The conference was also addressed, among others, by Gaibandha Press
Club president Gobinda Lal Das, district correspondent of national
news agency Sarker M Shahiduzzaman, convener of community policing
forum of Sadar upazila unit Abdul Latif Hakkani.
Earlier, the overall activities of community policing in the district
was presented by project manager Shafiqul Islam through multimedia
projector. -BSS, Gaibandha