DB men come under attack; cases filed
Three officials of Detective Branch (DB) of police came under attack in Begumganj upazila of Noakhali on Wednesday night.
The injured are sub-inspectors Zakir Hossain,40, Sayeed Mia, 41, and assistant sub-inspector Helal Uddin, 35.
According to the district DB office, a team of detectives, in an anti-drug drive, arrested drug traders Amir Hossain, 37, and Sayem, 22, from Eklaspur area. The law enforcers also recovered a firearm, three bullets, and 100 Yaba tablets from their possessions.
Cohorts of Amir and Sayem swooped on the DB men while returning with the accused, leaving three DB officials injured.
Three cases were filed with Begumganj Police Station under Arms and Narcotics Control acts, and one for attack on police, said Officer in-charge of the district DB Kamruzzaman.
However, the arrested persons were sent to jail on Thursday following a court order.