Huge haul of explosives recovered in Lohardaga

In a huge haul, 6,000 kg ammonium nitrate and 20,000 detonators were recovered in Jharkhand's Lohardaga district in the early hours Saturday.

Lohardaga: In a huge haul, 6,000 kg ammonium nitrate and 20,000 detonators were recovered in Jharkhand's Lohardaga district in the early hours Saturday.

Acting on a tip-off, the police raided a place at Kalehapat village and seized the explosives and 550 metre of codex wire around 2 am, Superintendent of Police Manoj Ratan Chouthe said here.

The consignment was meant to be sent to Naxalites, he said, adding one person was arrested in this connection.

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