Police seized 12 kg of explosives from a automotive in Chittorgarh; 3 arrested

In Chittorgarh, Rajasthan, police investigated a suspicious automotive and located 12 kg of explosives in two packets. (consultant picture)

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Chittorgarh: Rajasthan Police on Wednesday seized 12 kg of explosives and different materials from a automotive in Chittorgarh. Following this, the police arrested three folks for questioning in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh and arrested 5 others.

In line with a press launch issued by Rajasthan Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) and Particular Operations Group (SOG), police intercepted a suspicious automotive in Chittorgarh on Wednesday and checked it.

Throughout checking, 12 kg explosives had been present in two packets. the discharge mentioned Accessed by information company ANI.

Based mostly on this, a case has been registered at Chittorgarh police station below Explosive Substances Act, 1908 and Illegal Actions (Prevention) Act, 1967.

Up to now three arrests have been made on this case. Police have arrested three folks from Tonk and Chittorgarh in Rajasthan and two folks from Ratlam in MP with the assistance of MP ATS.

Inquiries have been began and police are looking for out if they’re linked to any terrorist group.

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