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Dhaka attacks: Highly-educated terrorists, red alerts & funerals, Bangladesh pays a heavy price

Friends and relatives identify terrorists based on pictures released online; Jain to be flown in today

An unidentified security personnel is taken for medical attention after a group of gunmen attacked a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone of the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka.
An unidentified security personnel is taken for medical attention after a group of gunmen attacked a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone of the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka.

Days after the deadly attack on a café in Dhaka’s diplomatic zone, which killed 20 people and all the attackers, tragic details keep emerging from the site.  Among the dead at the Holey Artisan restaurant were three students. Reports also indicate Tarishi Jain, the only Indian among the dead, may have been tortured before being hacked to death. Apart from them, seven Japanese citizens, nine Italians and an American died in the attacks.    As a result, a high alert has been issued on the Indo-Bangla border in five states of West Bengal, Tripura, ...