Village cops for rational pay scale
Leaders of Gram (village) police yesterday demanded rational salary scale and immediate declaration of Local Government (Union Parishad) Act 2010.
Following submitting a memorandum to the prime minister, the members of Gram police organised a rally on National Press Club premises in the city under the banner of Bangladesh Village Police Employees Union, says a press release.
Addressing the rally leaders of Gram police, said the government decided to provide the Gram police with national pay scale in the reign of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in 1975 but the decision wasn't implemented even after 36 years.
Among the leaders, chief adviser of the organisation Mohammad Mokaddash Hossain, Hazi Mojibur Rahman, chairman Nazrul Islam, vice chairman Nazrul Islam spoke at the programme.