Suspected terrorist killed in Dhaka operation

Dhaka, Aug 15 (IBNS): Security forces in Bangladesh on Tuesday killed a suspected terrorist during an operation at a hotel in Dhaka’s Panthapath area.

Security forces conducted the raid in the hotel after receiving information that terrorists were hiding there.

The deceased person has been identified as Saiful Islam.

Saiful possibly died by exploding his suicide vest, Inspector General of Police Shahidul Haque was quoted as saying by The Daily Star, adding that he was involved with Islami Chhatra Shibir politics.

The operation conducted on Tuesday was codenamed as “August Bite”.

Source: India Blooms News Service