Explosives seized in Andhra Pradesh; three held
Police seize a cache of explosives and other bomb making materials in separate incidents in Naxal-hit district and arrested 3 in this connection.
Karimnagar (AP): Police have seized a
cache of explosives and other bomb making materials in
separate incidents in the Naxal-hit district and arrested
three persons in this connection.
A total of 375 slurry sticks, 269 detonators, six wire
bundles and a small amount of ammonium nitrate, among other
things, were recovered yesterday, police said today.
The seizures were made during vehicle and house
searches carried out near Huzurabad mandal and two villages,
Namilikonda and Godhur, of the district, they said.
Those arrested were identified as Tangella Raju (25),
Alakunta Ravi (30) and R Narsimlu (34), police said.
Police declined to give further information, saying
investigations were still on.