Police sound out novel crimes in wake of novel Coronavirus
Publish- April 18, 2020, 10:59 PM
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Police Headquarters on Saturday called upon the general public not to allow anybody to enter their houses without verifying their identity as some miscreants are committing crimes in the name of collecting information on coronavirus-infected patients and also in the name of providing emergency service.
“It has been noticed recently that some miscreants are committing crimes by visiting the homes of general people in the name of collecting patient’s information and emergency services,” said AIG (Media) of the Police Headquarters Md Sohel Rana.
In this case, general people are requested not to allow strangers to enter their homes without ensuring the identities of such people or the legitimacy of their activities. “If in doubt about this, inform the nearest police station or be confirmed by calling national emergency service 999,” he said.
Bangladesh police are always with you. At the same time, Bangladesh police are giving harsh warnings against such miscreants, the AIG (Media) said.
Meanwhile, the IGP Benazir Ahmed on Saturday also warned the senior police officers about new type of crime trends in the present situation of coronavirus outbreak
There has been an increase in the trend of robberies and thefts in some places in the present situation, he said, while addressing a video conference with the senior police officers of all police ranges, metropolitan and special units.
He directed the police officers to take appropriate measures to stop such crimes.