Two arrested by STF for arms smuggling

Two persons allegedly involved in smuggling of illegal weapons, have been arrested from Gorakhpur by the special task force of Uttar Pradesh Police, a senior police official said here on Tuesday.

Last Updated: Dec 07, 2010, 23:02 PM IST

Lucknow: Two persons allegedly involved in
smuggling of illegal weapons, have been arrested from
Gorakhpur by the special task force of Uttar Pradesh Police, a
senior police official said here on Tuesday.
Sudama Gaur was arrested by the STF from PP Ganj area in
Gorkahpur last night and after he was interrogated the gang
leader Dhirendra Mohan Tiwari alias Disco Tiwari was also
arrested, Additional Director General Law and Order Brijlal
told reporters here.

During questioning, Sudama said that he used to bring
weapons from Siwan district of Bihar and hand it over to
Tiwari, he said.
Sudama was paid Rs 700 per trip, he said, adding that two
revolvers, a pistol were recovered from his possession.

PTI