At least 102 police officers and constables were awarded with the Bangladesh Police Medal (BPM) and the President Police Medal (PPM) for their bravery and heroism while rendering their services in 2015.
RAB's Additional Director General Colonel Ziaul Ahsan was awarded PPM-Service for his courageous role in different national-level operations in recent years.
BPM-Service award winners are - Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police Headquarter (PHQ) Moinur Rahman, Special Branch DIG Mahbubur Rahman, Dhaka Range DIG SM Mahfujul Haque Nuruzzaman, Sylhet Metropolitan Police Commissioner Kamrul Ahsan, RAB-5 Captain Lt. Col. Mahbub Alam, RAB Headquarter Director (Operations) Lt. Col. KM Azad, RAB Detective Branch chief Lt Col Mohammad Abul Kalam Azad, Rangpur Supernatant of Police (SP) Abdur Razzak, PHQ Additional IG Mahbubur Rahman Bhuiyan and Moniruzzan, Naogaon SP Mozammel Haque, Gazipur SP Mohammad Harunur Rashid, Tejgaon Division Deputy Police Commissioner Biplob Kumer Sarkar, RAB-12 Commander Muhammad Mahiuddin Faruqee, PHQ Assistant SP Hasanul Jahid, SB ASP Milon Mahmud, Dhaka Metro Detective Police Additional Commissioner Mohammad Monwar Hossain and Rahmat Ullah.
Besides, the PPM awarded policemen are - International Crimes Tribunal Senior ASPs Nurul Islam, Abdur Razzak Khan, DB Police Inspector Mamunur Rashid Mandol, RAB-7 Major Mozammel Hossain, ASP Sohel Mahmud, RAB Detective Branch Deputy Director Major Mostafizur Rahman, RAB-6 Commander Lt Mohammad Mahfuzul Islam, Gauripur Circle ASP Akhtaruzzaman, Shitakunda Police Officer In-charge (OC) Iftekhar Hasan, SI Mozammel Haque, Khulna Sadar Police SI Kazi Mostak Ahmed, Koyra Police OC Harendranath Sarkar, Dighalia Police Constable Bipin Chad Adhikary , Tangail DB OC Golam Mostafizur Rahman, Palashbari OC Majibur Rahman, Tejgaon OC Majharul Islam, Mymensingh DB SI Mafizul Islam, Ramna Zone SI Dipak Kumar Das, DMP DB SI Motahar Hossain, Comilla DB SI Shah Mohammad Kamal Akand, DMP Sergeant Golam Maowla, RAB-5 Nayek Nur Islam and RAB-3 Constable Golam Rabbani.
PPM Service Winners are - Dhaka Highway Range DIG Mallick Fakrul Islam, Rangpur range DIG Humayun Kabir, Dhaka range Additional DIG Mohammad Ali Miah, Chapainawabganj SP Bashir Ahmed, Lalbag Division Deputy Commissioner Mafiz Uddin Ahmed, Mirpur DC Khaiumuzzaman, Kishorganj SP Mohammad Anwar Hossain Khan, Shariatpur SP Saifullah Al Mamun, Noakhali SP Ilias Sharif, Jessore SP Anisur Rahman, Chittagong Railway SP Nazrul Islam, Faridpur SP Jamil Hasan, DMP Traffic DC Prabir Kumer Roy, RAB Detective Branch Deputy Directors Mohammad Motahar Hossain, Ahsan Habib Razib, Major Abdul Bashar of RAB-8, Pabna ASP Liton Kumar Saha, DMP East ADC Khandakar Nurunnabi, South ASP Mohammad Golam Azad Khan, DB South ADC Mahfuzul Islam, Mohammad Shajahan, ADC Mohammad Tarek bin Rashid of Motijheel division, SB Senior ASP Maksuda Akhter Khanam, DMP Senior AC Mukta Dhar, Senior AC Nazmul Haque, Mahfuzul Alam Russell, and Snigdha Akhter, Barisal Metro Assistant AC Shahnaz Parvin, Savar ASP Nazmul Hasan Feroz, Central Investigation Department Senior ASP Bijoy Krisna Kar, Gulshan Assistant AC Rafikul Islam and SB Inspector Abu Bakar.
DMP Inspector Jehad Hossain received BPM-Service award. Only three OCs from 49 police stations of DMP received PPM-Service award - Dadan Fakir of Pallabi, Morshed Alam of Paltan and Mazharul Islam of Tejgaon police stations.
From outside Dhaka, Magura DB OC Emaul Haque, SI Abul Bashar of Laxmipur, Demra Zone SI Jahidul Islam, Rangpur SB SI Shafiul Islam and Chittagong Metro ASI Paltu Barua received PPM-Service awards.
Some other policemen received BPM awards are - Deputy Director of RAB Bomb Deposal Unit Major Khalid Ibn-Hossain, RAB-12 SI Manirul Islam, Gulshan SI Jahidul Islam, Haidar Ali of Jessor Police Lines, RAB-5 ASI Al Emran, DMP Constables Morshed Alam, Jahidur Rahman and Shahidur Rahman, Rajshahi Metro Police Constables Mahbubul Alam, Shafikul Islam, Constables Monir Hossain and Baizid of Chittagong Metro and Faridpur DB Constable Saikat Hossain.
Six more police personnel were awarded BPM (Posthumous) awards. They are - former OC of Sylhet Osmaninagar Police Station Mostafizur Rahman, Comilla Highway Police ASI Mohammad Abul Kalam Azad, Suzaul Islam of Pakshi police station, DMP Darus Salam ASI Ibrahim Mollah, Cox's Bazar Tourist Police Constable Parvez Hossain and Constable Alauddin Ahmed from Meherpur district.