MP: Woman held for possessing 6 pistols

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - 14:08

Bhopal: A tribal woman was arrested after six country-made pistols were from her possession at Bina railway station near here, police said Wednesday.

During a checking exercise at the railway station in Bina district yesterday, police apprehended one - Munni (35) and seized the firearms from her, police said.

On interrogation, the woman told police that the pistols were given to her by one - Rishi Pal Singh, a resident of Burhanpur, and they were to be delivered to an unknown person.

The woman, who had been caught possessing a firearm in the past also, has been booked under the Arms Act and railway police have launched to hunt for the gang allegedly involved in arms trafficking, they added.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - 14:08

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