Pakur: Police has today seized a huge amount of Ammonium Nitrate and gelatin rods from Tirildih village under Pakuria police station area of this district and has arrested a person in this connection. Police sources said following a secret tip off a raid was conducted
at the house of one Rojen Murmu and the explosive materials which were kept in his home were seized and later Murmu was also arrested in this connection by the police.
The items which have been recovered from the spot included about 200 pieces of gelatin rods and around 230 sacks of ammonium nitrate each weighing 50 kilograms. Pakur SP Sunil Bhaskar has confirmed the recovery.