MNA National Desk: Two suspected militants were killed as police launched a raid in a militant den hideout at Bajrapur village in Maheshpur upazila of Jhenaidah on Sunday.
Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Khulna police Didar Ahmed confirmed death of the two to a private television channel.
Three policemen were injured during the operation against the suspected militant hideout. Local administration has imposed section 144 in the area as the raid is still ongoing.
Firing has been heard as both the law enforcers and the suspected militants opened fire to each other. A total of four blasts were heard inside the house during the raid.
Earlier in the morning, police detained three people from a house in the area. Based on their information, a team of counter terrorism unit of DMP along with local police conducted the operation.