Kolkata: 5 people arrested with 1 kg of Uranium valued at around Rs 3 crores. 1 kg of uranium seized by police from 5 people in Kolkata is a highly regulated radioactive element, that is used for cancer treatment. The recovered element is also used in nuclear devices.
According to a tip off, police raided Mangolane on Wednesday night. Police arrested five youths from the place and recovered two packets of Uranium.
All five accused are Seikh Mogal, MD Sajahan Mondal, Javed Miyadad, Younus Biswas and Basanta Biswas. All are produced in Bankshall court on Thursday. Court gives them 14 day police custody.