Two persons were killed in what the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) called gunfight in Mirpur of the capital and Narayanganj early Tuesday, reports UNB.
The law enforcement claimed that deceased were drug traders.
In Dhaka, suspected drug trader Ibrahim Pilot Babu, 35, was killed in a reported gunfight with the elite force members in Beribad area around 4:00am.
RAB members also recovered arms, bullet and a huge quantity of drugs from the spot.
In Narayanganj, Nadim, 25, a suspected notorious drug trader was killed in a reported gunfight with RAB members in Rupganj around 2:30am.
Prothom Alo, however, could not verify the law enforcement’s version of the incident independently as no version of it was available immediately either from any witness or from any member of the victim’s family.