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3 Rohingya ‘bandits’ killed in ‘gunfight’ with RAB Teknaf

Three Rohingya men were killed in a gunfight with RAB near a Teknaf Rohingya camp in Cox’s Bazar, around 6 pm on Tuesday.

The deceased were identified as the main figures in bandit group 'Zakir Bahini', including chief Zakir, and his two companions, Hamid and Zohir, by RAB-15 Wing Commander Azim Ahmed.

On report of robbery in the Shal Bagan hills near Rohingya Camp No. 26, RAB team led by Teknaf RAB camp in-charge, Biman Kumar Chandrakar, reached the spot where they exchanged fire with the robbers.

Along with the dead bodies RAB recovered a large quantity of weapons from the spot, informed RAB source.

Source: United News of Bangladesh