Cuttack: A sophisticated revolver, five
rounds of live bullets and over 100 gms of gunpowder were
recovered from a mobile recharge voucher shop in Sikharpur
area here which had witnessed bomb blasts last week.
Police lay their hands on the arms when they took the
shop owner Kartik Behera to the shop for an on the spot
enquiry yesterday after Behera surrendered before the police
on Saturday night, police said.
Behera, who was absconding after last Monday`s blast
inside the shop, had surrendered before the Malgodown police.
The nearby Chauliganj police had taken him on remand.
At least seven persons were injured in last week`s
blast near the shop when some crude bombs exploded.
It was believed that Kartik was engaged in preparing
the bombs and some of them went off at manufacturing stage,