MNA National Desk: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) cordoned off a six-storey building suspecting as militant hideout at Darus Salam area in capital’s Mirpur in the early hours of Tuesday.
Sound of sporadic explosions was heard from inside the building in the area of Bardhanbari at the southern side of Martyred Intellectual Graveyard in Mirpur. RAB officials called the suspected militants to surrender before them.
The RAB officials sealed off the building at Darus Salam after Tuesday midnight. The suspected militants hurled Improvised Explosive Device (IED) grenade and fire bombs to the RAB from the fifth floor of the building. RAB also opened infrequent firing to the suspected militants.