2 criminals killed in Beribadh ‘shootout’
Two criminals were killed in a “gunfight” with police in city’s Beribadh area early Friday.
The identities of the deceased could not be identified yet.
Acting on a tip-off, a team of the Detective Branch (DB) of police conducted a drive in the area.
Sensing the presence of the police team, the gang opened fire at them, prompting the law enforcers to retaliate, leaving the two criminals dead on the spot.
Sub-inspector Bachchu Miah, in-charge of Dhaka Medical College Hospital police camp, said the two injured criminals were taken to DMCH where doctors declared him dead.
No casualty was reported in the incident.