6 held near Indo-Pak border in Raj

Jaipur: Six persons with illegal weapons were today held near Indo-Pak border in Rajasthan’s Sri Ganganagar district.

They were held near Anupgarh in a joint operation by BSF and local police, DIG BSF Ravi Gandhi said.

Two 12-bore guns, one country-made pistol and 39 live cartridges were seized from them. They could not give a reason for their presence in the area, he said, adding further probe is on.