Police arrested six members of an inter district robbers gang alongwith lethal weapons following a brief gunfight in Sadar upazila on Friday night.
The arrested are: Bahar, Yunus, Farhad, Dulal, Manik and Awal. They all hail from Shankarpasha area in the upazila.
Sub-inspector of Sadar Police Station Kamal Ahmed confirmed the matter.
Acting on a tip off, police conducted a drive at Bahar’s house when they were preparing for committing a robbery. Sensing the presence of police, the dacoits attacked them.
In response, police also fired back, leaving two dacoits bullet injured.