|Published : 13 Apr 2017, 10:25:20|
Police arrest man, seize Tk 1.2 million in Rajshahi anti-terror raid
Police have arrested a man and seized around Tk 1.2 million in a raid on a suspected militant hideout in Rajshahi city.
The eight-storey building was cordoned off around 11:30pm on Wednesday following a tip-off that militants were holed out in the house, Rajshahi Metropolitan Police Deputy Commissioner Nahidul Islam Nahid said, reports bdnews24.com.
A police team conducted an operation on the sixth floor of the building around 1:00am on Thursday and arrested the man, whose identity was not disclosed immediately.
The money was also found on the floor, the police official said.
Ruling Awami League MP of Rajshahi-3 constituency, Md Ayeen Uddin, lives in a house next to the building.