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18 anti-tank rocket shells recovered from Satchhari

Published : Wednesday, 3 March, 2021 at 1:28 PM  Count : 454
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18 anti-tank rocket shells recovered from Satchhari

18 anti-tank rocket shells recovered from Satchhari

Members of the Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in a raid have recovered 18 anti-tank rocket shells from the dense forest in Satchhari National Park of Habiganj district.

"The rocket shells were found in a cave in the back-wood Satchhari near the border. The drive is being continued," said BGB 55 battalion commander Lt Col Samiunnabi in a press conference held around 11am on Wednesday.

"The rocket shells were found in a cave in back-wood Satchhari near the border. The drive is being continued," said BGB 55 battalion commander Lt Col Samiunnabi in a press conference held around 11am on Wednesday.

He said the drive was conducted acting on secret information that some people were moving in the dense forest. But, the could not be identified yet, added the BGB official.

"Huge ammunition have been found there. These might have age old," he said.

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) have raided Satchhari National Park six times during the period of June 1, 2014 to February 24, 2019.

During the drives, the elite force recovered huge quantum of rocket launchers, arms, ammunition and heavy arms.

AA/LY

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