DHAKA, -A suspected bomb carrying criminal on a motorbike was killed in the firing of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) early today as he tried to penetrate a RAB-3 check post in city’s Khilgaon area, reports BSS.
RAB sources said two members of the elite force were injured in the incident took place around 4:30am.
RAB Legal and Media Wing Director Mufti Mahmud Khan said, “As the explosive carrying unidentified miscreant tried to penetrate the check post, the on-duty RAB men sensing danger opened fire leaving the criminal dead.”
The dead miscreant is yet to be identified, according to a message released by the elite force.
No details have been known about the injured RAB members.
He said the members of the law enforcement agencies cordoned off the area, while a bomb disposal unit of RAB is examining the devices found in the bag of the killed miscreant.