In a sensational incident, Personnel from the Government Railway Police seized three bags containing explosives at the Guwahati railway station on Monday morning during a routine checking.
The GRPS personnel recovered the three bags found abandoned at platform number 3 while Up Abodh Assam express train was at the platform.
It was 5:45 am in the morning on Monday.
The bag contained the following explosives:
1. Gelatine sticks 440 pieces in 22 packets
2. Detonators 700 pieces in 7 packets
3. Fuse wire 3 bundles
In the other incident, another bag was also recovered from near the toilet of AC 2 tier coach of same Up Abodh Assam express train by Jagirod GRP-OP staff as unclaimed contacting following explosive items:
1. Gelatine sticks 160 pieces in 8 packets
2. Detonators 500 pieces in 5 packets.
All the items are seized and a case has being registered in this regard.
Meanwhile, investigation is on and details are awaited.