Man arrested with explosives in Jajpur

Jajpur: A man possessing explosives including power gelatins, detonator and safety wires was arrested, police said on Tuesday.

The man was identified as Ranjan Parida alias Kalia, a resident of Rampei village under Jenapur police station in the district.District Superintendent of Police D S Kuttey said a police team intercepted a motor cycle on which Kalia was travelling near Panikoili.

Police is conducting raids to arrest the two others involved in it. "The seized explosives are normally used in other purposes and not any extremist activities. Hence we are investigating into all angles," the SP said.