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Three powerful bombs recovered in Assam, one arrested

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 29, 2009 - 17:36

Guwahati: Three powerful bombs were recovered and a person arrested in this connection on Wednesday in Assam`s Goalpara district, police sources said here.
The bombs were recovered from a person carrying it in
a bag during routine search operation from Lakhipur area of
the district.

The person, identified as Nurul Amin, was arrested by
the police, sources said.

The police have stepped up security measures and
intensified search operations throughout the state following
intelligence reports that militant outfits, particularly the
banned ULFA and NDFB, were planning to strike in different
parts of the state in the run-up to the Independence Day,
sources added.

Bureau Report

First Published: Wednesday, July 29, 2009 - 17:36

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