Attackers on police to be hunted down: Home Minister

United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Published: 16:06, Jun 02,2019


Home minister Asaduzzman Khan.-- New Age file photo

Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Sunday said those involved in the bomb attacks on police at Malibagh and Gulistan in Dhaka will be arrested soon.

‘Although the militants are trying to get reorganised, they've no capacity of carrying out big attacks,’ he said while talking to reporters at an Eid clothing distribution programme at Government Science College at Farmgate in Dhaka.

Five people, including three traffic constables, were injured in separate incidents of crude bomb explosions at Malibagh and Gulistan on May 26 and April 29 respectively.

Talking about Eid security, Asaduzzaman said three-tier security measures have been taken for avoiding any kind of occurrence centring Eid congregations.

Plainclothes police, including intelligence teams, would be put alert, he added.

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