Suri: A huge amount of explosives, including 11,000 gelatin sticks and 50,000 detonators , have been recovered from Nalhati in Birbhum district of West Bengal on Tuesday. Two person has been detained by the police. Acting to a tip off, Nalhati police and Birbhum district police raided and seized this huge amounts of ammunition.
According to sources, acting to a tip off, Birbhum police raided at the house of Angur Seikh at Bahadurpur village on Monday. Police sources said though there are many stone quarries in the area, such huge amount of detonators, gelatin sticks and chemicals are not needed for blasts.
Earlier, Cops seized a lorry from Mohammad Bazar area and recovered huge amount gelatin sticks. Police started investigation to find out if any maoists link behind it.