Shimla: Police recovered an unclaimed catchy of 15 gelatin sticks and four detonators from village Suru near the under-construction Kut hydropower project site in Rampur subdivision this afternoon on the complaint of nearby villagers.
While talking to HimVani, DSP Rampur Sunil Negi said that a police party recovered the unclaimed catch of explosives and investigations were being made to locate persons who left it. Earlier, local people of Suru village had informed police that they noticed unclaimed gelatin and detonators near the Kut Power project. Villagers alleged that similar explosive material was also being thrown down the steep hills by contractors, which could cause untoward incidents, beside running the risk of explosive being misused by antisocial element. Negi added that villagers informed the police that more explosive material was laying over an unapproachable steep hill, where police party could not reach till the filling of this report