• search

Bomb making materials recovered from jail

Written by: Staff

Jehanabad, May 14 (UNI) In a surprise raid conducted in the Jehanabad jail, a large quantity of bomb-making materials were recovered from an abandoned ward.

District Magistrate Rana Awadhesh, who led the raiding team, said here last night that an inquiry had been ordered to identify the group involved. The seized materials, which included 50 metres of wire, potash, other types of incendiary dust and cane, are being sent for forensic examination.

Meanwhile, seven hardcore Maoists were brought from Beur jail to face trial in a local Fast Track Court. Those transferred to Jehanabad jail included, Devendra alias Sippu, Shambhu Singh Yadav, Munna Kumar, Sanjay Tiwari, Salendra Yadav and Vijay Yadav.

According to the district magistrate, security has been tightened in and around the jail and extra vigil was being kept on the Maoist prisoners lodged in the jail following recovery of explosive materials and arrival of some dreaded Maoists in the jail.


For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more