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Grenade found in Sitakunda steel factory

Update : 22 Nov 2014, 11:42 AM

A live grenade has been found at a steel factory in Sitakunda upazila of Chittagong.

The workers of GPH Steel Factory found the grenade at 2pm on Saturday while working there, said Md Sharifullah, additional police super of Chittagong district.

Soon after receiving the information, Sitkaunda police, along with a bomb disposal unit, rushed to the factory.

The unit disposed the grenade around 7:00pm, Additional Superintendent of Police of Chittagong (North) Mohammad Shahidullah said.

He said the grenade factory’s workers came to see when they were handling the pile of scrap irons in the factory at around 1:30pm and informed police.

Sub-Inspector Sontos Kumar Chakma, in-charge of Bomb Disposal Unit of Chittagong Metropolitan Police, told Dhaka Tribune that the grenade had no label.



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