Friday, October 20, 2017

Three Myanmar nationals among six militant suspects detained in Cox's Bazar

  • Cox's Bazar Correspondent,
    Published: 2017-03-20 04:44:51 BdST


Police have detained six suspected militants, including three Myanmar nationals, at a hotel in Cox's Bazar.

Police raided the hotel - Jamuna Guest House - around 7:30pm on Sunday following a tip-off that militants were staying there, Cox's Bazar Additional Superintendent of Police Md Ashfarujul Haque Tutul said.

The six have been identified as Nurul Amin, Mohammad Yasin, and Abdul Aziz from Rohingya refugee camp at Kutupalong, and Noor Hossain, Mohammad Ilias and Dil Mohammad.

The additional SP said Aziz works in a madrasa outside the camp.

He added that details about them would be revealed at a media conference on Monday after interrogating them.