Kalyanpur operation: Swift steps saved country from catastrophe, PM says

Swift action on the Kalyanpur terrorist den based on top intelligence saved the country from a major catastrophe, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said today.

“Nine terrorists were killed, one was detained and another managed to escape,” the premier said while addressing the inaugural of the four-day annual conference of deputy commissioners at her office.

It was understood that they (the alleged militants) were preparing for sabotage, Hasina said.

“Several terrorists took preparation for carrying out a terrorist act, and according to a report by our detectives, law enforcers took swift measures.”

The police force conducted the operation very successfully as they were well prepared, she said.