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Arms and explosives seized from Naxal hideout

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 17:52

Sasaram: The security forces on Tuesday recovered a huge cache of arms and explosives from a Naxal hideout in Hurmeth forest in Bihar`s Rohtas district, police said.

On a combing-cum-search operation in Hurmeth forest, the CRPF`s COBRA battalion and the local police headed by the Deputy Commandant TN Singh recovered two powerful cane bombs weighting three kg each, 15 detonators, five liquid explosive gel and 15 helmets from the Naxal hideout, the Superintendent of Police (SP), Manu Maharaj said.

No arrest has been made, he said, adding the combing and search operation was still on.
PTI

First Published: Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 17:52
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