Seven cops among 15 injured
A listed drug trader was snatched away by his accomplices from police custody in Srinagar of Munshiganj by attacking the police. During the attack 15 persons including seven policemen were injured.
The incident occurred in Ardhipara Napitbari area under Srinagar upazilla, just a kilometer away from Srinagar police station.
The police sources said on a secret information, second officer of Srinagar police station, Mostafizur Rahman and ASI Showkat moved to capture Sayem,33, the listed criminal of the area, charged with drug peddling and more than one murder cases, and caught him with a huge amount of Yaba. During the raid his accomplices attacked Mostafiz and Sawkat and snatched him from their custody.
Hearing this news 15-20 on duty policemen rushed to the spot while the drug peddlers gathered a crowd through miking to attack the police force again while SI Mizan, ASI Arfan,Rakib, Ashraf and constable Najrul got injured.
The Officer-in -Charge (OC) of Srinagar police station said that among the injured policemen SI Mostafizur Rahman, ASI Sawkat, Arfan and Constable Najrul had been admiited to Srinagar Upazilla Health Complex. A huge amount of Yaba, phensidyle, and drug abusing equipments was seized from the place of the occurrence. In this case Sharif,26, Titu Hossain,19, Shahin Hossain,22, Ajij Sheikh,45, were arrested.