DHAKA: The government has approved formation of seven new police stations including two stations on both of the banks of the Padma Bridge.
Besides, Biswanath is upgraded into municipality in Sylhet.
National Implementation Committee for Administrative Reform (NICAR) gave approval in its meeting with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair on Monday (October 21).
Cabinet Secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam briefed media at the Secretariat after the meeting at PMO on Monday (October 21).
The seven police stations which got NICAR approval are: Padma Bridge Uttar, Padma Bridge Dakhin, Darshana in Chuadanga, Bhulli in Thakurgaon, Bhasanchar in Noakhali, Rangunia in Chittagong, and Eidgah in Cox’s Bazar
BDST: 1830 HRS, OCT 21, 2019