The passing out parade of the 37th cadet sub-inspectors 2019 batch was held at Bangladesh Police Academy parade ground at Sarda in Rajshahi on Sunday.
Inspector general of Bangladesh Police Mohammad Jabed Patwary attended the ceremony as the chief guest.
Speaking on the occasion, the IGP called upon the newly recruited police sub-inspectors to serve the people and said that they must be pro-people.
He also requested them to dedicate themselves to stamp out criminals including extremist and terrorists for ensuring peace and security of the people.
Giving various service-oriented directives, IGP Jabed Patwary said that newly recruited police officials would have to come forward with all their efforts to maintain law and order in the country at any cost fulfilling the hopes and aspirations of the general people.
Police must come forward first to ensure rule of law, he added. Patwary also requested them to discharge their duties with utmost sincerity and honesty.
Earlier, the chief guest accompanied by Bangladesh Police Academy principal Nazibur Rahman reviewed the parade and took salute at the march past.
The IGP accompanied by Nazibur Rahman, Bangladesh Police Academy vice-principal Abdullahel Baqui, additional inspector general of police Biswash Afzal Hossain, and deputy inspector general of police Abdullah Al Mahmud also distributed awards among five new entry police sub-inspectors for their outstanding performances during the foundation training course.
Of them, cadet Proshenjit Halder had been adjudged as the all-rounder while cadet Mijanur Rahman as the best academic in the training. The other award-winning cadets were Abu Zahid Tuhin for PT, Shahin Akter Tumpa for parade, and Golzar Hossain for musketry.
Some 1759 cadets including 134 females took part in the passing out parade after their successful completion of one-year foundation training at the academy.
Deputy inspector general of police of Rajshahi Range AKM Hafiz, commissioner of Rajshahi Metropolitan Police Humayun Kabir, additional DIG Nisharul Arif and superintendent of Rajshahi Police Md Shahidullah were present at the ceremony.
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