Maharashtra terror cops seize huge cache of explosives near Mumbra

Ismail Sheikh, Abdul Sheikh and Mahendra Naik – have been arrested in the joint operation conducted by the RPF, ATS and the Thane police at a garage at Kausa near Mumbra.

Published: 07th August 2017 03:29 PM  |   Last Updated: 07th August 2017 04:53 PM   |  A+A-

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By Express News Service

MUMBAI: The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has recovered a cache of explosives including nine detonator sticks and 15 kg of ammonium nitrate from a garage at Kausa near Mumbra within the Thane municipal limits, sources said.

Three persons – Ismail Sheikh, Abdul Sheikh and Mahendra Naik – have been arrested in the joint operation conducted by the Railway Protection Force (RPF), Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) and the Thane police, sources said.

More information is awaited.

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