Illegal arms factory unearthed, three arrested

An illegal arms manufacturing factory was unearthed by police and three persons were arrested in Sikri village under Bhopa police station in the district.

PTI| Last Updated: Jan 31, 2014, 13:04 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar: An illegal arms manufacturing factory was unearthed by police and three persons were arrested in Sikri village under Bhopa police station in the district.

A country-made rifle, a gun, a machine used for manufacturing pistols were recovered yesterday from the unit functioning at a house in the village, police said.
Three persons identified as Furkan, Aslem and Nawab have been taken into custody in connection with the case and investigations are going on, they said.