MNA National Desk: Police cordoned off two houses at Madhabdi and Sheikher Char in Narsingdi since Monday evening suspecting them militant hideouts, reported news agency.
Law enforcers locked both the houses with at least five people inside, according to police.
Two units of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) including the CTTCU (Counter-terrorism and Transnational Crime Unit) have been preparing for conducting operations in the houses that were identified as militant dens by long-run investigations, said police.
CTTC Chief Monirul Islam reached the spot at 9:00am Tuesday.
Earlier at night, the district administration imposed section 144 in and around 500-yard areas of both the buildings.a