Radioactive material seized from Russian teacher
  • This Section
  • Latest
  • Web Wrap
Last Updated: Monday, March 25, 2013, 17:44
  
Moscow: A college teacher was arrested after a large amount of radioactive substances was found at his home, Russia's interior ministry said Monday.

A total of 14 kg of "dangerous substances" were discovered in an apartment and garage belonging to the teacher, 35, whose name was not disclosed.

A criminal case has been opened on charges of "illegal handling of nuclear materials or radioactive substances", which carries a prison sentence of up to seven years.

The ministry, however, did not elaborate on the nature of the substances or their origin.

IANS


First Published: Monday, March 25, 2013, 17:44


comments powered by Disqus