Dhaka – Five people including four policemen were wounded in an explosion inside a police station in the capital Dhaka on Wednesday.
Dhaka Metropolitan Police spokesman Walid Hossain said the explosion occurred inside the Pallabi police station after a digital weighing machine, which was recovered during a drive, went off in the morning.
Four policemen and a civilian staff of the station sustained injured. Inspector Imranul Islam (48), Sub-Inspectors Sajib Khan (30), Angkush Kumar (28) and Rumi Tabres Haider (28) and the staff memver Mohammad Riaj (28) were rushed to hospital.
The officer said the police on Tuesday night arrested three suspected criminals and recovered firearms and few other things from their possession. Among those stuff the weighing machine exploded in the morning, he added.