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5 detained, explosives recovered from ‘militant den’ in Nilphamari

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 4th December, 2021 10:19:16 AM
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Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has arrested five people, including two women, during a raid on a suspected militant hideout in Nilphamari’s Sadar Upazila.

In addition to the arrests, explosives have been recovered from the building.

A house at Puthihari Majhapara village of Sonaray union was cordoned off by the members of Rapid Action Battalion from 2:00 am today on suspicion of being a militant hideout, said ANM Imran Khan, RAB assistant director.

A team of RAB's bomb disposal unit from Rangpur reached the spot, he said.