CID arrests 3 in Kidderpore area

Kolkata
29 Mar 2017

The CID arrested three persons and seized ammunition from them during a raid into a guest house in the Kidderpore area of the city, the police said. Acting on a tip-off, the CID raided the guest house late last night and arrested arms trafficking kingpin Jamirul Hassan, alias Hossain, and his associates Mohammed Shabbir and Chand Alam. A senior CID officer said that 69 rounds of 7.65 mm ammunition was seized from the three arrested. All three accused were residents of Bihar's Munger district and had been under a watch for a long time, the officer said adding that Jamirul, also known as Vikky, was into arms trafficking for a long time, he said. (PTI)