Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) have conducted a drive at two suspected militant hideouts at Dhanharia Chuadanga village in the district from Tuesday morning.
Eraliar, members of Rab-6 have cordoned off the house from 12:00am. The owners’ name of the two dens are Selim and Kanto, said company commander of Rab-6 Major Monir Ahmed. After few times, the operation will start, he said.
On May 7, the law enforcers conducted a drive at a militant den at Bazrapur area in Moheshpur upazila of jhenaidah. In the raid, two militants were killed. After following day, the law enforcers again conducted a drive at a militant hideout at Labutala area in Jhenidah sadar upazila and recovered explosives from the hideout.
Meanwhile, members of Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit also conducted drive ‘Operation South Paw’ at Porahati militant den in Jhenidah sadar upazila and recovered 20 drums of chemical which is used for making explosives, a pistol, a magazine and seven round of bullets.