New Delhi, August 23
A Delhi Police Special Cell staff seized round 15 kg of explosives aside from suicide jackets following a search on the home of arrested Islamic State operative Mohammad Mustakeem Khan, alias Abdul Yusuf Khan, in Balrampur, Uttar Pradesh, a senior police officer mentioned on Sunday.
A police officer mentioned 15 kg explosives had been seized from Khan on the time of his arrest. Altogether, about 30 kg explosives have been recovered up to now.
“Khan was taken to his native village by the team on Saturday for the search operation at his house. A jacket fitted with three packets of explosives and another jacket with four packets of explosives were among the seized items,” mentioned Special Cell DCP PS Kushwah. — Agencies