close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

Arms supplier to Naxals brought to Nagpur

An alleged arms supplier to Naxalites, who was arrested in Hyderabad, was brought here and remanded in police custody till May 28 by a local court, police said on Friday.



Nagpur: An alleged arms supplier to Naxalites, who was arrested in Hyderabad, was brought here and remanded in police custody till May 28 by a local court,
police said on Friday.

Sunil Kumar Vishu Prasad alias Nagarjun was involved in allegedly procuring arms from various unauthorised sources and regularly supplying them to Maoists, they said.

Cases had been registered against him in 2006 under the Arms Act and Unlawful Activities Prevention Act with Sadar Police Station here. He had been absconding since then.

Prasad was apprehended by Hyderabad Police who alerted their Nagpur counterparts and a police team brought him to the city from the Andhra Pradesh capital.

He was yesterday produced before a local court, which sent him in police custody, police added.

PTI

From Zee News

0 Comment - Join the Discussions