Bangladesh: 4 more arrested over recovery of 31 crude bombs in capital’s Uttara


Police on Saturday claimed to have arrested four persons from Dhaka’s Uttara and Turag areas in connection with recovering 31 crude bombs from Uttara.

The arrestees are: Sohrab Hossain (21), Tawhidul Islam (22), Selim Mia (32), and Uzzal Mia (24).

They are FIR-named accused in a case filed with Uttara Paschim Police Station under Explosive Substance Act following the bomb recovery, said Walid Hossain, deputy commissioner (media) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police.

On Friday, police recovered 31 crude bombs from an under-construction building in Uttara sector-10. A bomb disposal unit of police defused those later, Kazi Shafiqul Alam, deputy commissioner of Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police, told The Daily Star.

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Source: The Daily Star