Man arrested with explosive materials

Lucknow: One person was arrested on Sunday from Allahabad district after explosive materials were found with him, police said here.

Kailash Chandra of Rajasthan was arrested from Shankargarh area of Allahabad with 5 kg Ammonium Nitrate, 80 electric detonators and 108 gelatin rods, they said.

During interrogation Chandra purportedly told police that he had procured the explosive materials from a contractor in Meja area of Allahabad.