Illegal firearms recovered from a youth at Hantapara tea garden under Madarihat-Birpara Block in Alipurduar district of West Bengal.
Madarihat, April 28: Based on a specific inputs, Madarihat police launched an operation in the middle line area of Hantapara tea garden on Monday night and detained a youth with illegal firearms.
One home-made gun and one round of ammunition (cartridge) have been recovered from his possession.
Madarihat police station OC TN Lama said “the youth was arrested after a cartridge with a home-made gun was recovered from his possession. The youth named Arjun Mangar who was arrested, is a resident of Hantapara tg. The detainee was produced before Alipurduar court on Tuesday and taken under police remand”.