Home Today's Paper Most Popular Video Gallery Photo Gallery
Subscription Blog Signin Register
Logo
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 08:22:25 PM
Follow Us On: Facebook Twitter Twitter Twitter Twitter

Much ado .. !

No militant, no explosive found in Ctg raid

 No militant, no explosive found in Ctg raid
photo by NN Photo

Law enforcers raided two houses believed to be militant dens at Colonel Haat under Akbar Shah Police Station in Chittagong on Monday but none has been found.

By
21st-Mar-2017       
Comments
Share your thought
Post a comment »
Read all () »

Staff Reporter :
Law enforcers raided two houses believed to be militant hideouts at Colonel Haat under Akbar Shah Police Station in the Port city Chittagong on Monday evening. 
However, none has been arrested during the two-hour long raid. And no materials like explosive or ammunition have been recovered from the houses. Over two hundreds law enforcers took part in the raid.
"We raided the building but did not find out any substance of threat," a police official said on the spot.
Police said as part of the anti-militant drive across the country, the law enforcers conducted the raid.
Based on confessional statements given by the suspected militants who were arrested in a raid titled 'Assault 16' by special joint forces at Premtala in Sitakunda upazila on Thursday morning, the law enforcers first cordoned off the houses, police said.
Later, the law enforcers conducted the raid at the four-storey building named MMH Nibas in the area. 
A team of police, including a bomb disposal unit, and Special Weapon and   Tactic Team members and a special squad of elite force Rapid Action Battalion cordoned off the two houses at about 4:00pm yesterday, Nazmul Ahsan, Additional Deputy Commissioner of Chittagong Metropolitan Police (West Zone) told journalists.
"Being confirmed about the presence of militants, law enforcers cordoned off a house on Road-1 and another on Kattoli Ishan Mohajan Road in Colonel area," he said.
Talking to journalists, Zakir Hossain Bhuiyan, Officer-in-Charge, Akbar Shah Police Station said acting on a tip-off, police cordoned off a house No. 40/41 in Akbar Shah at about 4:00pm.
Earlier, on March 16, five people, including couple and their child, were killed in a suicidal bomb blast and police firing during a drive at a house in Premtala Chowdhury Para area of Sitakunda.

Tariff
Add Rate

News Archive

Inside The New Nation

Football »

Members of Dhaka Abahani Limited during their practice session at the Abahani Ground on Tuesday.


Sports »

Senior Operative Director (Head of Games & Sports Department) of Walton Group FM Iqbal Bin Anwar Dawn (second from left) speaking at a press conference at the Club House in Army Golf Club on Tuesday.


Entertainment »

Sonam to quit Bollywood!


Sonam Kapoor's wedding has been one of the most talked about topics of discussion in the industry. A lot of speculations are being made about Sonam-Anand's wedding. Recent reports suggested that Sonam will be shifting to London post her wedding with Anand.These speculations even gave rise to rumours that Sonam ...

Editorial »

Police must not feel free to abuse police power against police discipline


A MOTORCYCLE was stolen from in front of a high police official's residence last week. Motorbikes are the easiest target for thieves. They either stealthily take away the bikes or stop the riders at night and snatch away their bikes. Sometimes, the bikers are knifed or beaten up. Last year, ...

International »

Dinner over, Trump, Macron get down to business


AFP :After a friendly dinner at a US landmark, US President Donald Trump and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron were to get down to business Tuesday on divisive issues like the Iran nuclear accord and international trade.They were to meet face to face for half an hour, and then again ...

Editorial »

Justice delayed justice denied


FIVE years have elapsed after the Rana Plaza collapse in Savar which is known as deadliest garment-factory accident in history, as well as the deadliest structural failure in the modern human history. At least 1136 garment workers were killed on the spot and 1169 received severe injuries when the multi-storied ...

Cricket »

Shakib, Tamim to play for ICC World XI against West Indies


Bangladeshi all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan and top order batsman Tamim Iqbal have been included in the ICC World XI to play West Indies team in a one-off T20I match at Lord's on May 31.The match is being organised to raise fund for the reconstruction of stadiums that were damaged in ...

Sports »

(Left to right)) Uttam Mundy, CEO, PGTI; Arshi Haider, Chairman of bti; Siddikur Rahman, Professional Golfer; Asif Ibrahim, President, BPGA; Johnson Poh, Professional Golfer, Honey Baisoya, Professional Golfer unveiling the bti Open 2018 Trophy on Monday.


Entertainment »

Shilpa Shetty Kundra is Inspirational Celebrity of the Year


A successful wellness guru Shilpa Shetty Kundra is one of cinema’s most loved names. Her rise has nothing short of meteoric. This actress turned entrepreneur has to her credit successful yoga DVDs, a health and fitness channel is also a top-selling selling author of two books based on her mantra ...

Entertainment »

Richa Chadha’s new song look inspired by Parveen Babi’s Jawani Janeman


Actress Richa Chadha is considered to be the front-runner in Bollywood for experimenting with her looks and character in the films she does. Right from playing an old woman Nagma Khatoon in her first commercial success hit, Gangs of Wasseypur series to her soon to release film Daasdev, Richa has ...

City »

President Abdul Hamid receiving an annual audit report from a delegation led by Auditor and Comptroller General Masud Ahmed at Bangabhaban on Monday.


International »

Child rape case heightens India`s Hindu-Muslim divide


AFP, Jammu :The internet is being cut for hours on end in Jammu as authorities try to halt protests that have grown in the Kashmir winter capital since the rape-murder of an eight year old girl opened a new front in India's Hindu-Muslim divide.With near daily protests held across the ...

Editorial »

Govt must answer what happened to the force disappearances


MEMBERS of around 80 families joined a programme under the banner of "Mayer Daak", a platform of disappearance victims' family members, from across the country on April 21st, as per report of a local daily. Speaking at the event, supported by rights activists, family members slammed the state for denying ...

Entertainment »

Alia Bhatt spies on movie goers


Raazi trailer was launched recently. Last week, in partnership with FB & PVR, Alia spied on theatre audiences watching the trailer on the theatre screen and appeared on a two-way facebook LIVE in front of them and interacted with the audience as they could both see each other. This was ...

Football »

Neymar to be at peak of powers at World Cup: Ronaldinho


Xinhua, Rio De Janeiro :Brazil legend Ronaldinho has backed compatriot Neymar to make a full recovery from foot surgery in time for the World Cup in Russia.Neymar has been sidelined since suffering a cracked fifth metatarsal in his right foot while playing for Paris Saint-Germain in late February.He underwent surgery ...

 
Items that you save may be read at any time on your computer, iPad, iPhone or Android devices.
 
Are you new to our website? Do you have already an account at our website?
Create An Account Log in here
Email this news to a friend or like someone
Email:
Write a comment to this news