Chargesheet in Holey Artisan case in 10 days, says DMP chief

United News of Bangladesh | Published: 16:37, Jun 28,2018

Holey Artisan Bakery

Police guarding Holey Artisan Bakery in Dhaka after 2016 terror attack. — New Age file photo

Dhaka Metropolitan Police commissioner Asaduzzaman Miah on Thursday said the chargesheet in Holey Artisan café attack case will be submitted within 10 days.

He came up with the information while talking to reporters at the headquarters of Dhaka Metropolitan Police.

‘All the accused who supplied arms, explosives and financed the attack are now identified,’ said Asaduzzaman.

Besides, several accused who had direct involvement in the attack were killed in gunfights with the law-enforcers, he said.

Twenty-two people —nine Italians, seven Japanese, one Indian, one Bangladeshi-born American and two Bangladeshis — were killed in the terror attack on the restaurant on July 1, 2016.

A case was filed with Gulshan Police Station in connection with the terror attack. Later, the case was shifted to Detective Branch of DMP.

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