Tuesday 23 October 2018 ,
Tuesday 23 October 2018 ,
Latest News
  • PM prefers unchanged cabinet ahead of election
  • Have no desire to contest polls or to get any state post: Dr Kamal
  • Rohingya repatriation efforts could start early 2019: Malaysian FM
  • Quader rejects Oikyafront’s demand
  • US to continue call on Myanmar for safe return of Rohingyas: Wells
23 April, 2018 09:53:50 AM / LAST MODIFIED: 23 April, 2018 12:48:03 PM
Print

3 ‘robbers’ killed in two separate 'gunfights'

Independent Online Desk
3 ‘robbers’ killed in two separate 'gunfights'

Three suspected robbers were killed in two separate gunfights with law enforcement in Chapainawabganj and Cumilla districts early Monday.

In Chapainawabganj, two suspected robbers were killed in a gunfight with members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in Kuicchagara area of Gomostapur upazila.

The identities of the deceased couldn't be known yet.

Squadron Syed Abdullah AL Murad, camp commander of RAB-5, said on information that a gang of robbers numbering 5/6 was taking preparation for committing robbery around 12: 15am a team of RAB members conducted a drive.

Sensing the presence of the elite force members, the robbers opened fire on them, prompting them to retaliate, triggering a gunfight which left the duo injured with bullet.

Other gang members managed to flee.

Being rescued, the injured robbers were taken to Gomostopur upazila health complex where doctors declared them dead.

The team also recovered a pistol, 4 rounds of bullet, one magazine and some sharp weapons.

Four RAB members also injured in the gunfight, said the RAB official.

In Cumilla, another suspected robber was killed in a reported gunfight with police in Susandha area of Muradnagar upazila.

The deceased was identified as Al Amin, son of Sirajul Islam, a resident of Saliakandi village of the upazila.

Manjur Alam, officer-in-charge of Muradnagar Police Station, said tipped off, a team of detectives along with the police conducted a special drive around 1.30 am.

Al Amin received bullet during the exchange of fire, said the OC.

Later, the injured was taken to Cumilla Medical College Hospital where doctors declared him dead.

The team recovered a pipe gun, 2 round of bullet, four sharp weapons and five masks.

The OC said that Al Amin was accused in nine cases filed with the police station.unb.

KK

 

Comments

Poll
Today's Question »
Gana Forum chief Dr Kamal Hossain yesterday said that Oikyafront won’t be used as support system to Jamaat or Tarique Rahman or others. Do you agree?
 Yes
 No
 No Comment
Yes 75.0%
No 25.0%
No Comment 0.0%
Video
More Bangladesh Stories
Barrister Mainul held A team of Detective Branch (DB) of police last night arrested former caretaker government adviser Mainul Hosein in a defamation case filed in Rangpur district, reports UNB. Barrister Mainul Hosein was held in front of Jatiya Samajtantrik…

Copyright © All right reserved.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman

Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman
Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Disclaimer & Privacy Policy
....................................................
About Us
....................................................
Contact Us
....................................................
Advertisement
....................................................
Subscription

Powered by : Frog Hosting