Bokaro/Ranchi, Jun 3 (PTI) Six kg of uranium was
recovered from the possession of seven miscreants arrested
during raids conducted in Bokaro district in Jharkhand, a
police official said on Thursday.
The searches were conducted at different locations of the
district on a tip off in this regard.
"A police team conducted raids at various locations in
the district on the directions of Superintendent of Police,
who got information that a group of criminals were active to
trade uranium...During the raids, seven criminals were
arrested and six kg of uranimum was recovered from their
possession," a statement from the Bokaro police said.
A case has been lodged with the Harla police station in
this regard under various sections of the IPC and Atomic
The statement said that the seized ingredient would be
sent to a forensic science laboratory for examination.
Those arrested are - Bapi Chandra of Chas, Anil Singh,
Jaridih, Deepak Kumar, Harla, Krishna Kant Rana, Chas, Hareram
Sharma, Balidih, Mahavir Mahto, Harla and Pankaj Mahto,
Bokaro, the police said.
Apart from uranium, seven mobile phones and a two wheeler
were seized from their possession. PTI NAM
Disclaimer :- This story has not been edited by Outlook staff and is auto-generated from news agency feeds. Source: PTI
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