Barasat, Aug. 30: Eight men have been arrested and an assortment of guns, motor bikes and mobile phones seized after several police-raids across the district.
Avijit Bandyopadhya, the SP of Barasat said in a press conference that a multi-disciplinary operation led by the District Police was carried out. Following the execution of the search 8 suspects were found in illegal possession of firearms and bikes. They have been booked. Police have started recoiling the ‘fishing-net’ with a number of ‘big fishes in future.
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Police have recovered and seized 5 firearms, including 2 semi-automatic and 17 round live cartridges and arrested 8 persons from Duttapur area on charges of illegal possession of firearms, illegal possession of ammunition. Police had busted a motor-bike trafficking racket and arrested four miscreants in connection with the bike-theft. “They have confessed the crime,” said SP Avijit Bandyopadhyay.