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Wanted gunrunner, aide arrested from MP

IANS  |  New Delhi 

A wanted and his have been arrested from Madhya Pradesh, police said on Monday.

Bachan Singh, 37, hailing from Dhar in Madhya Pradesh, carried a cash reward of Rs 50,000 for his arrest.

His accomplice Noor Mohammad, 35, who hails from in Uttar Pradesh, was also arrested during a police operation in the jungles of Sendhwa and Balwadi in As many as 20 pistols along with 10 magazines were seized from them.

The arms consignment was procured by Mohammad from Singh about a week back.

was wanted in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, and for his involvements in firearm supplies to criminal gangs.

"He was manufacturing illegal firearms in remote areas of Madhya Pradesh," of Police (Crime) told the media here.

These firearms were supplied to gangsters/criminals in the National Capital Region, including Delhi, the said.

The said more than 10 arrests were made by police in different states in the racket.

--IANS

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First Published: Mon, May 14 2018. 22:56 IST
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