Gunfight in Laxmipur between police and ‘Jisan Bahini’
Laxmipur, 09 December 2014 Nirapad News : A gunfight between police and a notorious criminal gang took place at Latifpur village in Sadar upazila early yesterday. A member was arrested after he was injured
The injured was identified as Rassel, a member of ‘Jisan Bahini’ of the area.
Four police constables – Abdul Kader, Mainul Islam, Abul Kashem and Masum Uddin-were also injured during the gunfight.
The district’s superintendent of police Shah Mijan Safiur Rahman said a team of police raided the area to arrest Solaiman Uddin Jisan, leader of the terror group in the dead of night.
Sensing the presence of the police team, Jisan and his accomplices opened fire at them, prompting the law enforcers to retaliate with gunfire, leaving Jisan’s aide Rassel bullet-hit and four policemen injured.
Later, the police team arrested injured Rasel but other members of the terror group managed to flee the scene.
Rasel was admitted to Laxmipur Sadar Hospital under police custody.
Police also recovered a light gun from the spot.
Jisan is wanted in several cases, including for murder, extortion, robbery and kidnapping, the SP added.