Maoist held with 90 kg of ammonium nitrate | india | Hindustan Times
Today in New Delhi, India
Apr 23, 2017-Sunday
-°C
New Delhi
  • Humidity
    -
  • Wind
    -

Maoist held with 90 kg of ammonium nitrate

india Updated: Jul 12, 2010 20:19 IST

A Maoist rebel was arrested today with 90 kg of ammonium nitrate in Jharkhand's Bokaro district, police said.

According to police, the rebel was arrested from Jhumra hill, around 130 km from Ranchi. Ammonium nitrate is used by the Maoists for making bombs and and landmines.