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One terrorist killed in a `gunfight' at Gazipur  

09 Jan, 2017 11:09:20

Dhaka: An alleged terrorist was killed in a gunfight with detectives in Paschim Laxmipura area of the Gazipur city early Monday, UNB reports.

The deceased was identified as Badu Monir.

Amir Hossain, officer-in-charge of the Detective Branch (DB) of Gazipur police said on secret information, a team the detectives conducted a drive in the area around 2.30am.

Sensing danger, the terrorists opened fire at the law enforcers, prompting a retaliation that triggered a gunfight, leaving Badu Monir dead on the spot.

Later, police recovered the body of Monir and arrested another terrorist along with a pistol with bullets from the spot.

Two police officials, including officer-in-charge of the DB Amir, were injured in the incident.