Laxmipur: Police in separate drives arrested four alleged terrorists along with a light gun, a foreign-made pistol and four rounds of bullet from Sadar and Ramganj upazilas in the district on Monday.
Police said they arrested three terrorists along with a light gun from Bashikpur village in Sadar upazila early in the morning.
The arrestees were Helal Uddin, son of Latu Pal, and Mabin, son of Abdul Sattar, both residents of Bashikpur village; and Shanto, son of Manir Hossain, a resident of Sahapur village in Sadar upazila.
Iqbal Hossain, officer-in-charge of Sadar Police Station, said being tipped off, a team of police conducted a drive in the area and arrested the trio.
Police also recovered a light gun from their possession.
The arrestees were wanted in several cases including robbery, the OC added.
Meanwhile, in the same time, another team of police arrested an alleged terrorist named Kamal Uddin, son of Rasul Karim, a resident of Faridganj upazila in Chandpur district, along with a foreign-made pistol and four rounds of bullet from Kaunia village in Ramganj upazila.
Lokman Hossain, officer-in-charge of Ramganj Police Station confirmed the arrest.
4 terrorists held along with firearms in Laxmipur