Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) on Saturday closed two police officials of Shah Ali police station at capital’s Mirpur area.
A reliable source of DMP confirmed the matter on Saturday evening.
Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Mirpur zone Kaiyumuzzaman said Sub-inspector Abdul Baten and Assistant Sub-inspector (ASI) Imrul have been closed due to administrative reason.
The detail of the matter is not available now as the investigation against them is going on, he added.
According to another police source, locals in Mirpur area lodged complaints against the two police officials with the DMP headquarters as they were involved in extortion. On the basis of complaints DMP headquarters closed them.