Police cordon off suspected militant hideout in Panthapath

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15th August, 2017 09:10:11 printer

Police cordon off suspected militant hideout in Panthapath

Law enforcers cordoned off a hotel in Panthapath area in the capital suspecting it a militant hideout.

 

Confirming the news, Samir Chandra Sutradhar, inspector (investigation) of Kalabagan Police Station said, a team of police cordoned off Hotel Olio International near Square Hospitals around 4:00am on Tuesday.

 

Tipped off, a team of Counter Terrorismand Transnational Crime(CTTC) Unit cordoned off the hotel adjacent to Square Hospitals in this early hours, said deputy commissioner (media) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police, Masudur Rahman.

 

Police, including the Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit, Detective Branch and regular members in riot gear, are present in numbers along with the Rapid Action Battalion and the fire service.


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