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West Bengal: Illegal firearms recovered in Malda, 2 held

West Bengal: Illegal firearms recovered in Malda, 2 held

India Blooms News Service | 30 Oct 2016, 01:10 pm
Kolkata/Malda, Oct 30 (IBNS): Acting on a tip off, police on Saturday arrested two suspects and recovered a huge cache of illegal firearms from their possessions at two different locations in West Bengal's Malda district, reports said.

According to reports, police booked two firearms dealers- Tarun Ghosh and Mahibur Sheikh- from English Bazar and Kaliachak Police Station areas respectively in Malda and seized as many as 4 single barrel long arms (pipe-guns), 4 pistols, 3 muskets and 24 round cartridges from their possessions.

Police have started investigation into the matter and are interrogating the duo to bust their entire racket, officials said.

(Reporting by Deepayan Sinha)

West Bengal: Illegal firearms recovered in Malda, 2 held

India Blooms News Service
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