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.