Explosives worth Rs 1.40 lakh seized

The arrested have been identified as Shamshuddin, Murthy, Shivaram Poojary, Prakash, Devaraj and Taushik.  Police have seized 18 bags of ammonium nitrate (50 kg in each bag), 1,000 electronic detonators, gelatin sticks stored in three boxes and dynamo used for explosion. The arrested are the workers at the quarry. The value of the seized property is Rs 1.40 lakh.

Speaking to Deccan Herald, Police Inspector said the arrested claim that all the explosives have been stored after taking permission. “However, we are verifying the documents. The investigation is on.” A case has been registered.

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