Search & Rescue operation at Mirpur militant den


PV Desk : Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) launched a Search and Rescue (SAR) operation at the militant hideout in Darussalam area of Mirpur in Dhaka.
RAB Legal and Media Wing Director Commander Mufti Mahmud Khan told Banglanews that they have started the SAR on Friday morning (September 8), the fifth day of operation at the militant den.
Earlier, on Wednesday afternoon (September 6), at least seven charred bodies were found inside the militant den, said Director General of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) Benazir Ahmed at a press conference.
“Some powerful IEDs (Improvised Explosive Device) were recovered from the sixth floor of the building. We are carrying out the operation carefully as more IEDs are being suspected to he hidden there”, said Mufti Mahmud.
However, on Tuesday (September 5), the law enforcers cordoned off the building suspecting it a militant den.