The home ministry has decided to change the uniform for Bangladesh police force instead of the current. Trials are going on over different colors and qualities of the dresses. The final decision would be taken for selecting the special one kind following opinions of the experts and trials for nearly a month.
According to the sources, the new uniform would be designed with mixed color instead of one color. Besides, the uniform would be same for all units of police forces. It is a routine work to change the uniform of forces. It has been changed after several years of interval. In 2004 and 2009 changes had been brought for the police uniform keeping pace with weather and the globe. The recent decision is a continuous process of that.
It was known that in the new uniform emphasis has been given to the quality of cloths. In this regard Bangladesh has analyzed police uniforms of 10 to 15 developed countries. The new uniform would be chosen considering the quality of cloths of those countries. There will be half and full shirts for the new police uniforms. Half shirt uniforms will be for the summer and full shirt uniforms for the winter.
About mixed color it was known that criminals often commit crimes by making the uniforms of metropolitan police and district police easily which are one color cloths. If the uniform would be mixed color then the criminals will not be able to make those.
About the change of police uniform AIG (media and public relations) Md. Sohel Rana said, trials are going on to change the uniform. Final decision will be taken after completion of the trials.