Biography of DIG
Dr. Kh. Mahid Uddin BPM (Bar), Deputy Inspector General of Bangladesh Police, is currently working as Deputy Inspector General of Khulna Range.
Dr. Mahid was born to a noble Muslim family in Barishal District. After completion of his schooling and intermediate education from Barishal, he got admitted into Jahangirnagar University in 1987 and secured his Bachelor of Science (Honors) and Master of Science degrees with first class in Chemistry. He completed 24 Credits of his M.Phil from BUET. In pursuance of academic excellence and professional skills, he earned a Ph.D degree in Chemistry from Jahangirnagar University. He also completed Executive MBA. Dr. Mahid's research works revealed outstanding research achievements where three publications were published in renowned International Journals.
In the span of twenty two years of career, Dr. Mahid served in various capacities of Bangladesh Police with reputation, integrity, competence, professionalism and code of ethics. He joined Bangladesh Police as an Assistant Superintendent of Police through Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) Examination in 1998. He served in District Police, Rapid Action Battalion, Special Branch, Khulna Metropolitan Police and Dhaka Metropolitan Police. He held many important commanding positions which include Superintendent of Police in Narsingdi and Narayanganj District. He served as Additional DIG (Training), Additional DIG (Logistics) and DIG (HRM) in Police Headquarters before joining the current position.
In international arena, Dr. Mahid served in United Nations Mission in KOSOVO in 2005-2006. He was appointed as District Commander, Chief of Personnel Management and Administration and Acting UNPOL Chief of Staff in the United Nations Mission in East Timor (2010-2011).
For his extraordinary contribution to Bangladesh, he was awarded with Bangladesh Police Medal (BPM) thrice, first in 2015, second in 2018 and third in 2019. He also achieved IGP’s Good Services Badge for his relentless effort in the development of Bangladesh Police.
Dr. Mahid represented Bangladesh Govt. in many international forums. He had opportunities to take part in many seminars, symposiums, workshops on various topics such as Law Enforcement Standards, International Cyber Fugitive Investigative Skills etc. in USA, Malaysia, Netherland and France.
In professional career, widely-travelled person Dr. Mahid visited many countries like United States of America, United Kingdom, France, Australia, Turkey, Malaysia, Indonesia, China, Singapore, East Timor, Thailand and Kosovo across the globe to attend important capacity development programs, academic and professional training programs.
Dr. Mahid is a resource person of Bangladesh Police Academy, Police Staff College, Detective Training School of CID, School of Intelligence SB, NAEM, National Institute of Local Government (NILG), NSI Training Institute, Command and Staff Training Institute (CSTI) of Bangladesh Air Force and so numerous apex training institutes of Bangladesh.
In his personal life, Dr. Mahid is married and blessed with two daughters.