The raid was carried out by a team from the Sadar police station in Noahati area in Habiganj town around Sunday midnight in the house of one Dipak Sarkar, who police say is a notorious criminal accused in hijacking, robbery and rape.
During the raid, Dipak and his men attacked the police team with sharp weapons, injuring Sub-Inspectors Mizanur Rahman and Suman Chandra Hajra, ASI Akterujjaman, Constable Yasir and one other officer.
The injured policemen were treated at Habiganj Sadar Hospital, Sadar police Officer-in-Charge Yasinul Haque told the Dhaka Tribune.
Dipak, who sustained injuries in the clash, was arrested. Police have filed a case against him and his men.
Dipak is being treated at the Sadar Hospital under police guard, the OC said.