Two policemen sustained splinter injuries when robbers hurled three crude bombs targeting law enforcers at a local railway station in Parbatipur upazila of Dinajpur this morning.
The injured sub-inspectors of Parbatipur Police Station -- Md Sadeque and Md Manik -- were whisked off to the upazila health complex, reports our Dinajpur correspondent.
Meanwhile, police arrested three robbers -- Md Rezaul Karim, 45, Md Raridul Islam, 26, and Forhad Hossain, 22, from the scene.
A gang of robbers stormed into a house of one Md Abul Hossain at Uttar Salandar-Kherupara village around 3:30am and looted valuables worth Tk 1 lakh, said Md Nasir Uddin Mondal, officer-in-charge of Parbatipur Police Station.
Police launched a raid at Monmathpur Railway Station when they came to know that the robbers went to the station after committing the robbery.
As soon as police reached the station around 6:30am, the robbers hurled at least three handmade bombs targeting the law enforcers leaving the two police officers injured, the OC said.