Detonators, explosive material seized in MP

Last Updated: Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 19:15

Balaghat(MP): Police on Sunday seized detonators,
grenade and explosive material from the Naxal-affected forest
area near Balaghat.

Acting on a tip-off, a police team reached the forest
area under Sulsuli Police Post and recovered two
hand-grenades, two detonators, four pencil cell and 2.5 kg
high grade explosive hidden inside a pit, IG UR Netam and SP
Sachin Atulkar told reporters.

It appears the Naxals were planning to execute a blast
in the district, he said, adding the police have intensified
search operation in the area and keeping a tight vigil.

PTI



First Published: Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 19:15

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