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Mumbai: Cache of live cartridges, rifles seized

MUMBAI: City police today seized a huge cache comprising live cartridges and rifles from a ground near a school in the suburban Andheri. A case has been registered against unidentified p

Published: 04th March 2012 10:14 PM  |   Last Updated: 16th May 2012 06:28 PM   |  A+A-

MUMBAI: City police today seized a huge cache comprising live cartridges and rifles from a ground near a school in the suburban Andheri.

A case has been registered against unidentified persons after 240 live cartridges and twelve rifles were found dumped at the ground, police sources said.

The rifles were found in a box from had "Indian Ordnance Factory, Made in India" written on it, they said.

"We have registered a case and are questioning the people nearby to find out about the identity of the persons", said a police official.

Versova police, who have registered the case, will be making queries with the ordnance factories in Ambernath, Thane and Pune to find out about the box.



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