Nation Current Affairs 07 Nov 2016 Arms haul in JNU cam ...

Arms haul in JNU campus; pistol, cartridges found in abandoned bag

PTI
Published Nov 7, 2016, 11:49 am IST
Updated Nov 7, 2016, 12:48 pm IST
The black coloured bag was noticed by a security guard of JNU at around 2 am on Monday.
The abandoned bag contained a 7.65 pistol, seven cartridges and a screw driver, said a senior police officer. (Photo: Representational Image)
 The abandoned bag contained a 7.65 pistol, seven cartridges and a screw driver, said a senior police officer. (Photo: Representational Image)

New Delhi: A bag containing a pistol and live cartridges was found in the JNU campus, which is witnessing an agitation by a section of students over disappearance of MSc Biotechnology student Najeeb Ahmed.

The black coloured bag was noticed by a security guard of JNU around 2 am on Monday. It contained a 7.65 pistol, seven cartridges and a screw driver, a senior police officer said.

 

The guard informed about the bag to the JNU authorities who called police.

A case under Arms Act has been registered against unknown persons and investigation has been undertaken, said the officer.

A section of JNU students is agitating over the issue of disappearance of Najeeb. They have also been joined by mother and sister of the missing student.

Najeeb, 27, a student of School of Biotechnology and a native of Badaun in Uttar Pradesh, went missing on October 15 following an on-campus scuffle allegedly with the members of ABVP.

...
Location: India, Delhi, New Delhi




ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT