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Explosives, suicidal vests found at Jhenidah ‘militant den’

A K Azad : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2017-04-21 10:29:28 PM     ||     Updated: 2017-04-22 9:56:30 AM

Staff Correspondent: Huge explosives, and several firearms and suicidal vests were found at a ‘militant den’ at Thanthania village in Sadar upazila on Friday.

Sanwar Hossain, additional deputy commissioner of Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP), confirmed the news.

He said an IED, three suicidal vests, a pistol, a pressure cooker bomb and 20 containers filled with explosives were recovered from the den.

Earlier, a team of bomb disposal unit of CTTC cordoned off the tin-shed house on Friday evening.

risingbd/Dhaka/April 21, 2017/Razib/A K Azad