Three militants including Tamim Ahmed Chowdhury, a suspected mastermind of Gulshan café attack who were killed in a raid of joint forces in Narayanganj on Saturday morning rented the top floor of the three-storey building in Paikpara of Narayanganj Sadar upazila one month ago with a plan to carry out deadly attacks from there.
Inspector General of Police (IGP) AKM Shahidul Hoque said this to the journalists after a drive in a militant den in Paikpara of Narayanganj Sadar upazila.
They introduced themselves as medicine traders and rented at flat at the three-storey building.
The militants had six grenades, from which, they hurled two at the law enforcers.
Earlier, a joint team from Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime unit, police headquarters and district police together carried out the operation “Operation Hit Strong 27”.
The identities of the two other militants could not be known yet.
Photo Source: Prothom Alo