MP resident arrested with ammonium nitrate, fuse wires



Lucknow: A resident of Madhya Pradesh was on Thursday arrested in Shankargarh area of Allahabad district with over a quintal of ammonium nitrate and fuse wires.

Girija Prasad Vishwakarma was arrested on a tip-off in the early hours today with over one quintal ammonium nitrate and 22 fuse wires, Additional Director General, Law and Order Brij Lal told reporters.

He said that the explosive was smuggled from MP and was to be used in illegal mining.

Bureau Report