20 pistols, 44 magazines seized in Munger



Munger: Five persons, allegedly involved in illegal trade of firearms, were arrested with 20 9mm pistols and 40 magazines during a raid at a hotel here today, police said.

Later, acting on information provided by the arrested persons, police also unearthed an illegal mini gun factory at Khanka village here, they said.

Four pistol-making machines, auto lathe machine, two grinding machines, two drilling machines and 27 unfinished pistols were seized from the factory, they said.

While the factory owner managed to flee, two gun-makers were captured from the spot, they said.

PTI