3 youths held with bombs in Jashore

Detectives Branch (DB) of police arrested three young terrorists along with eight hand-made bombs from the back side of the PWD staff quarter in Ghop Central Road area of Jashore district town on Thursday noon.

The arrestee were identified as Rasel, 20, son of Masum Hossain in Shalikha upazila of Magura district, Rana,18, son of Monirul Islam of Magura village in Satkhira Sadar, and Nurun nabi, 20, son of Babul Hossain of Jhenaidah district.

DB SI Biplob Roy said that on information that some young terrorists were preparing to make bigger sabotage activities in the town, they raided the spot and arrested them with 8 bombs.

DB OC Maruf Ahmad said that the detainees are the rising middle-aged terrorists. Bombs were being stocked for sabotage in the town. 

A case was filed with Kotwali Police Station in this connection, said the OC.