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UN Police Day to be celebrated today

UN Police Day to be celebrated today

United Nations Police Day-2022 (UNPOL Day-2022) will be celebrated in the country today, reports BSS.

Bangladesh Police and Department of Peace Operations Division of the United Nations jointly organise the day, an official release said.

The UNPOL Day was organized in New Zealand and Peru in 2018 and 2019 respectively just before the annual conference of the International Association of Peacekeeping Training Centres (IAPTC).

This year the 26th annual conference of IAPTC will be held from October 31 to November 4 at Bangladesh Institute of Peace Support Operations Training (BIPSOT), Gazipur.

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal will inaugurate the daylong programme at Hotel Pan Pacific Sonargaon in the capital as the chief guest, while Md Akhtar Hossain, Senior Secretary, Public Security Division and Inspector General of Police (IGP) Chowdhury Abdullah Al-Mamun will be present on the occasion.