Explosives seized from Koraput trader’s house

Koraput: Police today seized huge quantities of explosives from the house of a businessman in Kakrigumma village under Laxmipur block in Koraput district.

Acting on a tip-off, a team from Damanjodi police station led by the SDPO of Sunabeda, Smith Parama, raided the house of a businessman at Kakrigumma in the morning and seized huge cache of explosives, including 45 bags of Alumina Hydrate, electronic detonators, five bundles of wire and 16 cans of diesel.

Police has detained the businessmen and started interrogation to find out why he had kept these explosives in his house.