Fatehpur: An illegal arms factory was unearthed and five persons arrested in this connection in Hussainganj police station area here.

On a tip off, a police team on Tuesday raided Aharpur village where some people were operating an arms factory from a thatched hut.

The five arrested have been identified as Ram Prasad, Kallu, Udham Singh, Amit and Cheddu.

Three country made revolvers, one rifle, two guns, finished and empty cartridges besides material used for making arms were recovered, police added.


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