|13 live cartridges recovered from man|
SONAMURA (TRIPURA), Feb 16 - Thirteen live cartridges were recovered from the possession of a man near the Srimantapur check post on the Indo-Bangladesh international border, the police said today.
Shouvik Dey, Sub-Divisional Police Officer of Sonamura in Sipahijala district, said one Abu Salem showed the cartridges of a .303 bore rifle to a shopkeeper on Friday evening and said that he found them from the washroom of the check post.
“On receipt of the information, people as well as BSF personnel gathered in the area. The BSF personnel took him to the Srimantapur border outpost and after preliminary interrogation, handed him over to the police. We have not received any clue so far,” Dey told reporters. – PTI