A special team of India’s elite counter-terrorism squad- National Security Guard (NSG) will travel to Dhaka, Bangladesh to assist the local investigators in probing the terror attack last week.
The team which comprises of experts in post-blast analysis and counter-terror operations will visit the site of the siege attack last week and the site of the blast in Kishoreganj earlier today.
The siege and gun attack on a popular restaurant in the diplomatic avenue which began late on last Friday continued till Saturday and left 22 people killed including one Indian student.
Even though the ISIS claimed responsibility of the attack Bangladeshi government is blaming home-grown terror outfits Ansarullah Bangla Team and Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh for the strike.
Two major terror attack in a matter of less than a week in its neighborhood is a matter of concern for New Delhi amid fear of ISIS expanding its wings to the sub-continent.