Police cordon off Ashkona house, 2 women surrender

Published : 24 Dec 2016, 10:58

Jagoroniya Desk

Two women surrendered to police along with two babies after the law enforcement cordoned off a building at Ashkona in Dhaka in a pre-dawn drive on Saturday on suspicion of being a terror den.

Two women surrendered to them along with two children in the morning, police said, adding that they were taken away from the place in a microbus.

Police’s Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime unit chief Monirul Islam said a leader of the Neo-JMB is staying in one of the flats of the building along with his associates. They have powerful grenades, and they announced to resist any attack with the grenades.

Special police force SWAT, civil defence force and ambulances are deployed there.

Source: Prothom Alo

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