Hyderabad: Commissioner of Police Mr A.K Khan, addresses to Media,at Commissioner office, Basheer Bagh ,Hyderabad. On information apprehended 2 persons who were indulging in illegal sale and transport of explosives material and seized huge quantity of explosives material from their possession, Srinivas and Yadiah arrested.
In the wake of recent serial blasts in Mumbai, the Hyderabad City Police stepped up the vigil over the illegal sale of explosives and got a reliable piece of information and acting on the source, the Task Force, South Zone Team apprehended the two persons at Damodara Sanjeevaiah Nagar, I.S Sadan, Hyderabad. While they were in possession of explosives material in their cars as they are about to start transporting.
During interrogation, the accused D. Srinivas confessed that he hails from Nalgonda Dist., and runs a tyres retreading shop at Vanasthalipuram. About 5 years back he worked at one Ranga Reddy of Vanasthalipuram who did the illegal sale of explosives and based on that experience Srinivas thought to do the same business to make a quick buck as he incurred losses in his business. So he contacted one of his old colleagues namely Raju and started getting explosives i.e. gelatin sticks and detonators in huge quantity and supplies them to one Yadaiah of I.S. Sadan, Hyderabad illegally without any authentication.