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.

According to Agence France-Presse (AFP) report, one crew member has been shot and passengers have been evacuated from the site.

A gunman has reportedly tried to invade the cockpit, local media reported.

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