Monirul made new SB chief

Staff Correspondent

15 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Monirul made new SB chief

Additional Commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Monirul Islam, also chief of Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit, has been appointed as chief of Special Branch (SB) of Police.

As per the order of President Abdul Hamid, a circular, signed by Deputy Secretary of Public Security Division of Home Ministry Dhananjoy Kumar Das, was issued in this regard on Sunday.

Monirul was promoted to Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Bangladesh Police on February 14, 2016.

Expressing satisfaction, Monirul Islam said that he felt pleasure of making him the chief of SB.

“I would like to express my gratitude to President Abdul Hamid, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal and Inspector General of Police Dr Benazir Ahmed to appoint me as head of the SB,” he said.