Two police officers killed

02 July,2016

RTNN News Desk: Rabiul Islam, assistant commissioner of Detective Branch of Police, succumbed to his injuries at United Hospital, Deputy Commissioner of DB Nazmul Hasan confirmed to the media at 1:10am Saturday.

He also said at least 20 more police members are undergoing treatment at the hospital.

Salahuddin Ahmed, officer-in-charge Banani police station, was killed while undergoing treatment at 12:05am, Assistant Commissioner of Ramna Division Shibly Noman confirmed the media.

At this time, 8-9 attackers were believed to be holding at least 20 people hostage at Holey Artisan Bakery in Dhaka's Gulshan 2. They reportedly entered the restaurant at 8:45pm Friday.

Sirajul Islam, officer-in-charge of Gulshan police station, was in critical condition at the hospital.

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