Abdul Khaleque

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Abdul Khaleque
1st Inspector General of Police of Bangladesh Police
In office
17 April 1971 – 23 April 1973
Preceded byPosition established
Succeeded byA. Rahim
Personal details
Born(1927-03-01)1 March 1927
Comilla, Bengal Presidency, British India
Died10 June 2013(2013-06-10) (aged 86)
Dhaka, Bangladesh

Abdul Khaleque (1 March 1927 – 10 June 2013) was the first Inspector General of Bangladesh Police from 17 April 1971 to 23 April 1973. He was first home secretary of Bangladesh.

Early life and career[edit]

Khaleque was born in a village named Jiruin under Brahmanpara Upzilla of District Comilla on 1 March 1927.[1] He was also a member of Mukti Bahini.[2]

Khaleque was one of the four founding members of Ain O Salish Kendro.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Khaleque was married to Selina Khaleque.[3]


  1. ^ "Country's 1st IGP Khaleque passes away". risingbd.com. Retrieved 4 October 2016.
  2. ^ "PM mourns death of ex-IGP Abdul Khaleque :: Financial Express :: Financial Newspaper of Bangladesh". print.thefinancialexpress-bd.com. The Financial Express. Archived from the original on 5 October 2016. Retrieved 4 October 2016.
  3. ^ a b "Human rights situation poor". The Daily Star. 2014-02-12. Retrieved 2018-11-02.

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