Bomb blast at Chattogram traffic police box

News Desk
28 July 2020, Tue
Published: 07:58

Bomb blast at Chattogram traffic police box

Members of Counter-Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) Unit of Chattogram Metropolitan Police (CMP) arrested a suspected member of Neo-JMB from Chakaria Upazila in connection with bomb blast at a traffic police box in the city’s Sholosohor area.

The arrestee was identified as Mohammad Shahed, 24.

Tipped off, a team of CTTC unit conducted a drive at Harbang in Chakaria Upazila and arrested Shahed on Monday night, said additional deputy commissioner of CTTC unit Palash Kanti Nath.

With this, a total of four members of the Neo-JMB were arrested in this connection.

On February 28, five people including two policemen were injured in a bomb blast inside a traffic police box in the city's Sholoshahar Gate-2 area.

On May 4, police arrested three members of Neo-JMB from the city’s Bakolia area for their suspected involvement in the incident, according to UNB reports.