In Bangladesh, you’ll need permission to maintain your beard in accordance with spiritual guidelines. Policemen can not hold beards with out permission from the authorities. Nonetheless, if somebody needs to maintain a beard, they need to hold it topic to permission. The Commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has given this instruction.
The matter was mentioned on the month-to-month crime assessment meeting at the DMP headquarters on August 20. Later, within the minutes of that assembly, the problem was talked about within the directions column of the Commissioner of Police. The matter has been knowledgeable by the related sources.
DMP officers stated that the police are a disciplined drive. There isn’t any alternative for the members of the drive to decorate or vogue themselves. As a result of policemen need to carry out their responsibility 24 hours a day and evening. Due to this, the members need to comply with the principles and rules of the drive. Many prefer to have a French minimize or a trendy haircut.
It’s typically not applicable for a member of the armed forces to have a beard in any present vogue type. As a command drive, it’s a matter of picture. For that reason, policemen have been instructed to not hold beards out of spiritual self-discipline.
These involved stated that often those that work within the intelligence division are exempted on this regard. At instances, intelligence officers need to work undercover. Nonetheless, policemen working within the intelligence division need to get permission from increased authorities to maintain their hair or beards lengthy.
An officer answerable for the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) stated that not too long ago there have been situations of many policemen presenting themselves humorously on numerous social media platforms. Many introduced themselves in a humorous method on the TikTok app, particularly whereas carrying police uniforms. Later, nonetheless, departmental motion was taken in opposition to them.
Policemen Embrace Duty and Fashion
The official of the DMP stated that the police is a occupation the place one has to work in a wise and accountable method. Frequent individuals could understand or criticize negatively; All such issues must be prevented by the policemen.
Usually, retaining your hair and beard in a trendy type is socially thought-about part of a ‘swagger’. That’s the reason the DMP Commissioner has given directions to warn the policemen.
These involved stated that each one issues, together with police hairbeards, and garments, are said within the Police Regulation of Bengal E-book (PRB), Police Act. Within the newest Bangladesh Police Gown Rule-2004, it’s said that police clothes and look must be clear and applicable; In order that any member appears sensible and agile at first look.
The Police Gown Rule 2004 accommodates detailed references concerning the costume code of girls policemen. Earlier, girls policemen wore hijabs of various colours, however directions got to put on particular coloration hijabs and methods to tie hair in line with the dimensions of girls policemen’s hair. Apart from, no girl policeman can use ornaments or cosmetics whereas carrying a uniform.