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IEDs found in Mirpur militant den

  • Published at 12:36 pm September 7th, 2017
  • Last updated at 01:56 pm September 7th, 2017
IEDs found in Mirpur militant den
Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has found nine to 10 Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) from the militant hideout at Darus Salam in Dhaka’s Mirpur area. RAB Deputy Director Abdullah Al Mehedi disclosed the information Thursday morning. He said: “Our Bomb Disposal Unit has resumed their work at Komol Prova. They are sweeping the flat and trying to remove the hazardous items."
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The RAB official said: "The IEDs were wrapped in papers. We are searching the building to check if there are more explosives in the flat.” The elite force on Wednesday recovered seven charred bodies, including those of two women and two children, from the hideout, after a 38-hour-long raid.