Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner Shafiqul Islam has instructed his deputies to remain vigilant to thwart arson attacks and sabotages in the name of political programmes ahead of the general elections.
“Political programmes have increased in the metropolitan area ahead of the upcoming general elections. Policemen must be the highest cautious so that none can carry out arson attacks and sabotages,” he said.
Shafiqul Islam also directed the policemen under his supervision to continue to conduct raids against thefts, muggings, drug trades and illegal hawkers on the footpath.
He asked the policemen to remain watchful to keep up the law and order situation under control.
Senior officers of the DMP were present at the meeting.