gunfighting condenser (is) on, “said Rahman Bhuiyan, balance,
strength RAB, told Reuters after the launch of the rescue operation on Saturday morning.
Reports later in the shooting stopped.
Killed at least two police officers were killed in a shootout earlier in late on Friday,
and Oosab 30 police officers.
Officials at the British Broadcasting Corporation,
said that the commando army and navy, he said and lead the process,
along with the police and border guards and paramilitary Bangladesh.
And armored vehicles also seen moving toward the cafe.
Residents of Gulshan neighborhood where the cafe is located they heard gunshots,
after he approached the building of hundreds of soldiers.
Eight or nine gunmen burst into a cafe in the diplomatic
area of the city at about 21:20 (13:20 GMT) on Friday and opened fire.
In a statement carried by the state news agency
highlighted the self-styled Amaq Gunmen attacked the restaurant “frequented by foreigners.
” He said that more than 20 people “of different nationalities”
were killed but did not confirm that.
It is believed that seven Italian citizens to be in the cafe, the Italian ambassador in Dhaka,
Mario Palma, was quoted as saying the Italian media.
The Japanese government’s spokesman Tokyo was checking reports
that some of its citizens were among the hostages.
The attack comes after a series of murders of bloggers, secularism, gay activists,
academics and members of religious minorities, blamed on Islamist militants