VIP Protection Training for Maldives Police Officers
The Passing Out ceremony of Maldives Police
Officers who followed a special training course on VIP protection at
Special Task Force (STF) was held at Kaluthara STF training school
recently (22 April).
Commanding Officer of the police STF, Deputy
Inspector General RWMC Ranawaka participated at the ceremony as the
Speaking at the event DIG Ranawaka expressed that
"it is a grate pleasure, that these officers have completed the VIP
protection course very successfully and we also have produced such
trained foreign officers in previous occasions". "I believe that
these officers will reap the benefits of the training in future". He
Further speaking he stated that "this would
further strengthen the ties between Maldives Police service and Sri
Lanka Police STF"
The composition of the six-week long training was
30 foreign officers including 2 female officers.
Assistant Commissioner of Police in Maldives Mr.
Ahamed Saudi, International coordinator of the Maldives Police
Commissioner Ms. Juna Lathif, Senior Officers of STF were also