By TwoCircles.net staff reporter,
Gulbarga: In chain of seizure of explosives from different places in the last few weeks, the Karnataka police on Friday night seized huge quantity of explosive materials, including gelatin sticks and ammonium nitrate that were illegally stored in a godown on Taj Sultanpur-Kalhangarga Road on the outskirts of the city.
The police have reportedly seized 46 gelatin sticks and 145 bags of ammonium nitrate worth over Rs.6.5 lakh, and three pick-up vans.
The police have arrested one person named as Nandalal Shankarlal Irani, who hails from Bilwar in Rajasthan, and are on the look-out for his accomplices namely Dinish Narayan Ladda, Eshwar and Omprakash.
It is said that Nandalal Shankarlal Irani had a license to store the explosives but it was for storing it in Kadaganchi in Aland taluk not in the godown and not in that quantity.
The police suspect that the godown belonges to Dinish Narayan Ladda.