A bsuspected militant was killed in a gunfight with Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) at Khilgaon in the capital early Saturday.
The incident occurred around 5:00am.
Sources said the militant carrying explosives in his bag was trying to attack at Khilgaon checkpost, but Rab members foiled his operation. They exchanged fire, leaving the militant dead on the spot and two Rab members injured.
The incident occurred around 5:00am while the elite force were checking.In this time, a man riding by a motorcycle, rushly was coming to the checkpost. Rab members signaled him but he avoid the signal and was trying to flee the scene. Two Rab members were injured while they were resisting the bomber.
A similar incident was occurred on Friday evening at Uttara’s Ashkona Rab checkpost in the capital.