Ri-Bhoi police on Wednesday unearthed a huge cache of explosives from a remote location at Nongspung village near Killing area bordering Assam.
Confirming the report, Superintendent of Police Ri-Bhoi district, Nazarius Lamare said,
“The quantity is like 129 Gelatin sticks and oil and around 19 detonators.”
Asked, the Police official said, “Investigation is going on but so far no arrest.”
According to Lamare, based on a tip off the police conducted a search in a forested area and unearthed the explosives.
“Based on information we conducted a search and we dug out the explosives which were hidden beneath the earth. We are conducting further investigations,” Lamare said.