Explosives, grenade, suicide vest recovered from Jhenaidah house

Staff Correspondent | Update:

The law enforcement agencies on Friday recovered a huge cache of explosives, grenade and suicide vests from a house of Porahati village in Jhenaidah sadar upazila.

Earlier, the law enforcers surrounded the house suspecting it to be a militant hideout.

Dhaka Metropolitan Police Counter Terrorism Unit's additional deputy commissioner Sanowar Hossain told the Prothom Alo that the law enforcers found no militants in the house, but recovered a large quantity of ammunitions.

Prothom Alo’s Jhenaidah correspondent said a huge contingent of law enforcers including members of Rapid Action Battalion, Special Weapons And Tactics (SWAT), and of police took position around the house around 5:00pm on Friday.

Members of the law enforcement including those in plainclothes also took position at different crossings in the village.

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