Two arrested with explosives in Jharkhand

Last Updated: Mon, Feb 04, 2013 13:10 hrs

Ranchi, Feb 4 (IANS) Two people were arrested with a huge cache of explosives in Jharkhand's Dhanbad district Monday, police said.

The duo was caught with 3,200 power gelatin rods when their vehicle was stopped by police for checking at Govindpur town, around 240 km from here.

The explosives were taken from Koderma district of Jharkhand to Bankura district of West Bengal, a police official said.

Police are interrogating the duo. They suspect that the explosives would have been supplied to Maoists.

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