Dimapur Railway police nabs 1 with gelatin sticks, detonators

The personnel of the Government Railway Police Station (GRPS) of Dimapur Railway Station arrested one person for possessing huge quantity of explosives on Saturday last. According to a statement issued by the Additional Superintendent of Police Dimapur and PRO today said that the accused, identified as one Samuel Lalramsan Hmar (27 years) of Rengkai village, Churachandpur, Manipur, was found smuggling the explosives in two bags, when police checked his belonging on suspicion as he alighted from the Intercity train at Dimapur Railway Station on charges of smuggling explosives. A total of 290 gelatin sticks, 450 detonators and 45 meters of fuse wires were recovered from Samuel. Police are investigating the source of the explosives and involvement of other accomplices in the crime. Investigation was on to apprehend the entire explosive smuggling gang, the statement said.