Diwali 2021: man arrested with more than 150 kg of firecrackers from Jahangirpuri in Delhi
New Delhi, October 31: Police arrested a man in Jahangirpuri in Delhi on Sunday for illegally supplying firecrackers and recovering 153.7 kg of his possession. “Special personnel from the North West District arrested illegal firecracker supplier Dharmender, 38, near Mangal Bazaar Chowk, Jahangirpuri,” police said.
Police said that during a patrol in the Jahangirpuri area on Saturday (October 30), information was received about the supply and sale of firecrackers in the area near Mangal Bazaar Chowk. China sends special firecrackers and lights to India to cause asthma and eye disease? GDP fact check debunks a fake viral message.
“Subsequently, a search team was formed under the close supervision of Inspector Amit Kumar. As a result, a search was carried out at the place where a Dharmendra person was arrested,” police said.
A huge amount of firecrackers were recovered from his possession. The weight of the firecrackers recovered was 153.7 kg, police said. A case under the explosives law was registered at the Mahendra Park police station. Police said during questioning, the accused Dharmender revealed that he had obtained the recovered firecrackers for sale to small retailers in the area.
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