Rumours have it that scores of troops and officers have been killed in the gunbattle inside BDR HQ. Information are sketchy and unverfied.
ATN said Prime Minister urged BDR troops to surrender arms and promised to listen to them for meeting their demands.
ISPR has warned in a press note stern actions will be taken against those who took law in their hands.
Army personnel have taken positions near BDR HQ.
UNB said Five people, injured by stray bullets in Jigatala area during a gunfight at BDR Headquarters at Peelkhana this (Wednesday) morning, were admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) and Bangladesh Medical College Hospital.