Militant suspect Rakibul Hasan alias Regan, arrested during the Kalyanpur drive on July 26, reportedly confessed before a court here on Monday to his involvement in the Gulshan café attack, UNB reports.
He also told the court that he had been aware of the Gulshan attack plan beforehand, the sources said. Police arrested Regan with bullet wounds while trying to flee during a drive in a militant den in the city’s Kalyanpur area on July 26.
Later, Regan was shown arrested in a case filed in connection with the Gulshan café attack under the Anti-terrorism Act. He was also put on a nine-day remand in two phases.