Chhattisgarh: Two suspected Maoist couriers arrested with explosives in Bijapur

A bag containing five gelatin rods, detonators and cordex wire were recovered from the possession, police said, adding that they failed to produce any document in support of possessing these items

Press Trust of India September 22, 2022 15:54:45 IST
Chhattisgarh: Two suspected Maoist couriers arrested with explosives in Bijapur

Two suspected Maoist couriers were arrested in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district. Representational Image, News18

Bijapur: Two suspected Maoist couriers were arrested in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur district and a cache of explosives was recovered from them, police said on Thursday.

The police intercepted the duo, identified as Hemla Santosh (23) and Baburao Karam (31), on Wednesday in Awapalli police station area when they were going on a motorcycle to allegedly deliver the explosives to Maoists, a police official here said.

A bag containing five gelatin rods, detonators and cordex wire were recovered from their possession, he said, adding that they failed to produce any document in support of possessing these items.

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