Teenager arrested

SALEM: The police arrested a 15-year-old boy for allegedly carrying detonators and gelatine sticks without valid documents and leaving the bag containing the explosives at the New Integrated Bus Stand here.

Police personnel noticed a bag abandoned in the bus stand on December 20. They found 68 detonators and 27 gelatine sticks in the bag and seized them. On inquiry, it was found that Joseph Sagayaraj, a worker in a stone quarry, carried the bag and left it in the bus stand. Police arrested him and a case was registered.

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