2 arrested in Kalyan for carrying 199 gelatin sticks, 100 detonators

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Thane: Two persons were arrested with a large quantity of gelatin sticks and detonators from Kalyan in the district, police said on Monday.
Senior Inspector Sanju John of the Kalyan unit of Thane Crime Branch told PTI that Ashok Tamhane (28) and Samir Dhule (24) were arrested on Sunday, on the basis of a tip-off, from Khoni near Manpada on Taloja Road here.
“The two had arrived at the spot around 5.30 pm on a scooter carrying gunny bags. The police team, along with a sniffer dog, stopped them and found 199 gelatin sticks and 100 detonators from the bags,” John said.