Explosives seized in Kerala

Last Updated: Saturday, September 29, 2012 - 13:52

Kannur: In a major cache of explosives, 300 kg of ammonium nitrate, 1000 detonators and 16 rolls of fuse wire were seized from a jeep at a checkpost at Kuttupuzha in the district by Excise Department officials.

Two persons have also been arrested in this connection, police said on Saturday.

The explosive substances, recovered during a routine vehicle check up yesterday, were kept under vegetable bags, police said.
Those arrested were handed over to police for further questioning, they said.


First Published: Saturday, September 29, 2012 - 13:52
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