Badaun: A light machine gun, a hand grenade and other illegal arms were Wednesday recovered during a raid at a residence of a suspended sub-inspector of Uttar Pradesh police here, officials said.
The recoveries were made when police teams raided the
house of Sanjay Bhardawj, a suspended sub-inspector, on a tip
off, Superintendent of Police D K Choudhary said.
A light machine gun, a hand grenade, eight country
made pistols of different bores were recovered from the house
in Alapur area, he said.
Bhardwaj`s maternal uncle Munnalal Sharma is in the
fray for block head elections going on today, sources said.
Sharma is contesting elections against BSP MLA Vinod
Kumar Shakya, brother of S K Shakya, they said.
No arrests have been made in this connection, police
said, adding that an FIR has been registered in Alapur police