GPH Ispat Limited, one of the country's leading steel manufacturers, has given a microbus to Chattogram Metropolitan Police (CMP) for smart policing.
The microbus handover ceremony was held at CMP Headquarters in Dampara on Monday morning, said a press release.
CMP commissioner Saleh Mohammed Tanvir PPM said at the ceremony, "CMP has been trying to bring the policing service to the doorsteps of the people through smart policing. I hope that the people of the country will enjoy the benefits of the impeccable gesture of GPH Steel."
The Additional Managing Director of GPH Ispat Limited, Mohammad Almas Shimul, praised Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and said, "The country is moving forward today as a result of various business-friendly decisions under her leadership."
"During the Covid-19 catastrophe – when Bangladesh's oxygen supply of Spectra and Linde was disrupted and oxygen imports from neighboring India were cut off – GPH Steel distributed 1,000 oxygen cylinders to the local administration, produced at its own plant at a high cost," he added.
The company has also been supplying oxygen with refilling systems to remote upazilas of Bangladesh, read a press release.
Referring to the CMP's cooperation in unloading GPH products in the past, he said, "The country will go a long way if the present government continues to help businessmen."
CMP Additional Police Commissioner (crime and operation) SM Mostak Ahmed Khan, Additional Police Commissioner (admin and finance) Amena Begum, Deputy Police Commissioner (Headquarters) Md Amir Jafar, Deputy Police commissioner (DB-port) SM Mostain Hossain, Executive Director (Group) of GPH Ispat Limited Abu Bakar Siddique FCMA, Executive Director (Sales and marketing) Shobhon Mahbub Shahabuddin Raj, Advisor (admin and logistics) Colonel Mohammed Showkat Osman (Retd.), and Chief People Officer Sharmin Sultan were also present during the ceremony.