Biography of Commissioner
Mr. Md. Kamrul Ahsan BPM is the current Commissioner of Sylhet Metropolitan Police. He was born in 1966 in North Imampur under the district of Chandpur where the trimetric flows of Padma, Meghna and Dakatia rivers meet. He completed his graduation from Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU), Mymensingh and MBA from South East University, Dhaka. He joined Bangladesh Police as an officer of 12th BCS (Police) cadre in 1991. After completion of Basic and Practical training, he started his journey as ASP (Assistant Superintendent of Police) of Khagrachari district. Since then he held several important offices as ADC, DMP (Dhaka Metropolitan Police), Addl. SP Feni, Superintendent of Police Shariatpur, Chittagong and Jessore district, Addl. DIG (Establishment), Addl. DIG (Training) Police Headquarters and DIG (Deputy Inspector General) of Railway Range.
At the very beginning of his service life, that is, on completion of his basic training in BPA (Bangladesh Police Academy), Sardah, Rajshahi, he received IGP’s Shield for Best Academic Performance. He also achieved IGP Badge twice in his remarkable and colorful service life in Bangladesh Police. He has been awarded BPM in 2016, the highest police award in Bangladesh Police for his impeccable service.
He has participated in several foreign training programs in Malaysia, Vietnam, USA and Italy. He visited several other countries such as Thailand, France, UK, Switzerland, Egypt, Guinea, Gambia, Bahrain, UAE and so on.
Apart from this, Mr. Md. Kamrul Ahsan is also an internationally recognized police officer for his exceptional service in home and abroad. He served as Police Advisor in UN Peace Keeping Mission in Sierra Leon and Sudan. He was Contingent Commander of UN peace keeping mission in Sudan. He has been awarded with UN Medals for exemplary service rendered in those missions.
He also contributed several articles in various magazines on police and agriculture issues. In his personal life, he is happily married to Ms. Munmun Farzana and is proud father of three sons.