Rashed provides grenade training to Gulshan café attackers


PV Desk : Aslam Hossain alias Rashed alias Rash, one of the masterminds of Holey Artisan restaurant attack, provided grenade training to the attackers as part of preparation, said Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP).

Chief of Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit of the DMP Monirul Islam said at a press briefing at the DMP Media Centre Saturday (July 29) that Rashed accompanied with the attackers went to Buriganga River in Dhaka someday one the eve of Ramadan last year.

The militants were there trained as how to explode grenades.

Rohan Imtiaz, one of the attackers, was injured as grenade splinters hit his leg in the training.

Rashed provided treatment for wounded Rohan after the injury.

Rashed was very trusted to the Coordinator of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh’s offshoot Neo-JMB also the key planners of Holey Artisan Restaurant attack Tamim Chowdhury.