Police raid suspected Kushtia militant hideout

PV Desk : Law enforcers are conducting an operation on a suspected militant den in Kushtia’s Bheramara.

The police started the operation early Saturday, the first anniversary of the Gulshan Holey Artisan attack.

Police say they have detained three women and seized weapons, ammunition and explosives, including ‘suicide vests’.

Police surrounded the house belonging to Nasima Khatun by the Upazila town’s Taltola Mosque around 12am on Saturday based on information from the Counterterrorism unit, said Kushtia Superintendent of Police SM Mehedi Hossain.