New Delhi: A Dubai-bound plane from Dhaka has made an emergency landing at the Shah Amanat International Airport in Chittagong after there were reports of a hijacking attempt. As per ANI report, Bangladesh Police have surrounded Dhaka-Dubai flight “Biman BG 147”. All the passengers have been disembarked. Also Read - International Flights: SpiceJet Announces 8 New Flights Between India, Bangladesh From Nov 5 | Details Here

According to Agence France-Presse (AFP) report, one crew member has been shot and passengers have been evacuated from the site. Also Read - International Flights: Looking to Fly to/From India-Bangladesh? Flights to Resume From Oct 28 Under Air Bubble Pact | Check Details

A gunman has reportedly tried to invade the cockpit, local media reported. Also Read - Even Pakistan, Afghanistan Handled Covid-19 Better: Rahul Gandhi Takes a Dig at Govt Over IMF Projections

The suspected hijackers are still onboard. More details are awaited. Reportedly, police and the Rapid Action Battalion have also arrived at the airport.