Proud day for 21 RBPF officers

Azlan Othman

With the consent of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, 21 officers from the Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) have been promoted and confirmed in their posts effective July 15, 2020.

A ceremony to celebrate the promoted officers was held at the Officers’ Mess of the Police Headquarters in Gadong yesterday.

Commissioner of Police Dato Paduka Seri Haji Mohammad Irwan bin Haji Hambali was the guest of honour.

Acting Deputy Commissioner of Police ACP Haji Mohammed Fadzillah bin Haji Ismail, directors, deputy directors and senior officers of the RBPF and their families also attended.

Eleven officers were promoted to assistant superintendent of police, two to chief inspector of police, and eight to senior inspector of police.

The ceremony concluded with the recitation of Doa Selamat led by Police Headquarters Surau Imam APO Sergeant Mohd Yusri bin Haji Abu Bakar.

Commissioner of Police Dato Paduka Seri Haji Mohammad Irwan bin Haji Hambali hands over a promotion rank to a senior police officer. PHOTO: AZLAN OTHMAN