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2000 rounds of bullets recovered from Cox`s Bazar airport area

 Cox`s Bazar Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:05 PM, 12 April 2021  

2000 rounds of bullets recovered from Cox`s Bazar airport area

2000 rounds of bullets recovered from Cox`s Bazar airport area

Police recovered 2,000 rounds of machine guns, three-knot three-rifle, and pistol bullets from a construction site at Cox's Bazar airport area on Monday night.

It is learned that the nearby Bankkhali river was being dredged and filled with soil for the development work of the airport. The workers informed the airport authorities when they saw a bag full of bullets at one stage of filling the soil and digging. Later, being informed by airport authorities police recovered the bullets.

Cox's Bazar Additional Superintendent of Police Rafiqul Islam said the bullets were many years old. It is thought that the bullets could be from World War II or even years previous. Samples of the bullets will be sent to the experts. Details will be known at the end of the report and investigation.

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