Police detect Explosive Materials in Scrap Containers at CONCOR’s Jaipur ICD

Kanakpura (KKU), Jaipur:  Explosive materials used for military purposes have been found in few containers of scrap at Kanakpura station in Jaipur, police said.

“The containers came from Angola in southern Africa through a Singapore-based company Sunagro International and were found during a check at the station from July 1 to July 15,” Investigating Officer, Rajendra Diwakar said. The explosives were found in four out of the thirteen containers, they said.

The consignment was to be delivered to a company, Yantra Steels in Nagaur district, he said, adding, 27 “live war” materials have been found in the containers. “Army has been informed about it and a detailed investigation by them would reveal the use of the material,” he said. An FIR in this regard was registered last evening with Kardhani police station under Explosives Act on a complaint given by the the Kanakpura depot manager of Container Corporation of India, Saiyad Mohammd Abbas Rizwi.

The Inland Container Depot (ICD) at Kanakpur serve for EXIM & DSO Movements from Kanakpura-Jaipur with its state of the art equipments and is one of the biggest Inland Container Depot in Rajasthan and on JP-FL section of DLI-ADI line with Paved Area of 67800 Sqm (28800 Sqm Customs Bonded Area) and Warehousing space of 2600 Sqm.