Six bandits die in shootout with Bangladesh police
Six policemen are also wounded in the three-hour shootout near Barisal town, 300 km south of Dhaka.Updated: May 10, 2007 10:35 IST
At least six bandits were shot dead in a battle with police in southern Bangladesh on Thursday, police said.
Six policemen were also wounded in the three-hour shootout near Barisal town, 300 km south of the capital, Dhaka.
"Two revolvers ... ammunition and a number of sharp weapons were recovered from the spot," said senior police officer Aminul Islam.