ARMS HAUL

  • MCOCA court rejects bail plea of Abu Jundal November 18, 2013

    The bail plea of alleged LashkareTaiba operative Sayed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal was on Monday rejected by MCOCA court in the 2006 Aurangabad arms haul case. Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) Designated Judge Sayed Kadri rejected Jundal's bail petition saying he could not be given liberty at this...
  • Major arms haul in J&K, militant hideout busted September 17, 2012

    Kishtwar: Troops from the 11 Rashtriya Rifles busted a militant hideout and recovered rifles and Chinesemade grenades in Kishtwar in Jammu and Kashmir. It is believed that the hideout was being used by a slain HuJI Commander. The recoveries included one rifle of 12 bore, three country made rifles, one magazine...
  • 26/11: Abu Jundal's police custody ends today September 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Key 26/11 attacks handler Abu Jundal's police custody ends on Monday and the matter is set to come up for hearing at a Mumbai court. The Maharashtra AntiTerrorism Squad (ATS) was given the custody of Jundal for their investigations into the 2006 arms haul case and the 26/11 attacks. In...
  • 26/11 handler Jundal allowed to speak to parents August 14, 2012

    Mumbai: Key 26/11 handler Abu Jundal was on Tuesday allowed to speak to his parents on the mobile phone after a court allowed permission. Jundal had reportedly sought permission from the court to speak to his parents. Jundal was on Monday sent to ATS custody till August 24 in connection with the...
  • Abu Jundal to be questioned in arms haul case August 14, 2012

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court on Monday sent key 26/11 handler and suspected LashkareTaiba terrorist Abu Jundal to the custody of Maharashtra AntiTerrorism Squad (ATS) for questioning in a 2006 arms haul case, a police official said. A day after Jundal recorded his confessional statement Sunday in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack,...
  • Mumbai court grants Jundal's custody to ATS August 13, 2012

    Mumbai: A Metropolitan court in Mumbai on Monday granted custody of LeT operative and key 26/11 handler Sayed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal to Maharashtra ATS in connection with the 2006 Aurangabad arms haul case. Metropolitan magistrate PS Rathod gave Jundal's custody to the AntiTerrorism Squad a day after he recorded...
  • Maharashtra ATS moves court to question Abu Jundal June 27, 2012

    Mumbai: After Mumbai Crime Branch, the Maharashtra AntiTerror Squad has also produced a production warrant in Delhi's Tis Hazari court for key 26/11 conspirator Abu Jundal's interrogation. An ATS team will soon go to Delhi for other procedures. The ATS wants to question him regarding the Aurangabad arms haul case of...
  • Bangladesh arms haul shows nexus feeding ULFA June 11, 2009

    On April 2, 2004, Bangladesh claimed its biggestever arms haul when it cracked down on a jetty belonging to a Bangladeshbased chemicals company. Bangladesh claimed it got 10 trucks loaded with 2,000 assault rifles including AK47, AK56, 150 T69 rocketpropelled grenade launchers, 27,000 grenades made by ARGES and 11,39,000...
  • ULFA rears its head in Asia's biggest arms haul February 20, 2009

    Dhaka (Bangladesh): On April 2, 2004 a jetty of the Chittagong Urea Fertiliser Limited (CUFL) was where the biggest arms haul in Bangladesh's history took place. Ten trucks were loaded with 2,000 assault rifles, including AK 47, AK 56, 150 T69 rocketpropelled grenade launchers, 27,000 grenades made by ARGES and...
  • Warlike arms storage busted in J&K December 25, 2006

    New Delhi: In one of the biggest hauls in recent times, the Army on Sunday unearthed a huge warlike store of ammunition in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir. Acting on a tipoff, four Army columns were launched for search in Sheeri village in the district on Sunday, a defence spokesman...
  • 543 landmines recovered in Kolkata October 12, 2006

    Kolkata: A huge cache of highly sophisticated landmines and bullets was recovered in Kolkata on Thursday in an operation carried out jointly by the Army Intelligence, CID and the Intelligence Branch. Three persons, including an Army jawan, were arrested. Search and seizure operations are continuing across West Bengal. It's being...
  • SIT probe in AP arms haul case September 16, 2006

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Home Minister K Jana Reddy said on Saturday that a Special Investigation Team (SIT) would be formed to probe into the whole gamut of supply of rockets and rocket launchers to the Maoists and other insurgent groups in the state. Talking to newspersons, after a review meeting with...
  • Chennai stamp on Andhra rockets September 13, 2006

    Chennai: The unprecedented seizure of rocket shells and launchers in Andhra Pradesh a few days ago has put the Tamil Nadu police in the heart of the rocket web. The Andhra Pradesh police chief, who was in Chennai to meet his Tamil Nadu counterpart, reiterated that the rockets were made locally...
  • Police issues sketch in arms haul case September 10, 2006

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu police released a sketch on Sunday of a person who is suspected to have booked the consignments of arms from a transport company in Ambattur to Andhra Pradesh for delivery to Maoists. The police said two consignments were sent to one Srinivasa Reddy of Vijayawada while another...
  • AP arms haul leaves cops shocked September 8, 2006

    Andhra Pradesh: The Andhra Pradesh police on Friday claimed its biggest arms haul in two years, and ironically, the haul has come as a huge shock and surprise to the security forces. The police recovered hundreds of sophisticated yet indigenously made rocket missiles from Naxalcontrolled forests in the Mehboobnagar district. 20 rocket...