Berhampur, June 15 (LocalWire): Police busted a gun manufacturing unit in the Maoist-infested forest area near Dandimaha village under Kandhamal district’s Daringibadi police station limits and also arrested one person.
At least two country-made guns and a huge cache of ammunition, including
several parts and manufacturing equipment have been seized from the Maoist-infested forest area, said police, who raided the house inside the jungle on a tip-off.
One person, identified as Kuna Pradhan of Sriniket village, was arrested while two other people fled after seeing the approaching police team, they said.
Police registered a case and has begun investigations.
They have also launched a massive search operation to nab the other two persons, said inspector in charge, Daringibadi police station, Alekh Garadia.