Illegal arms unit busted, two held

Muzaffarnagar: An illegal arms manufacturing unit was unearthed at Jolla village in Budhana town here and two persons were arrested, police said today.

Acting of a tip-off police raided the unit being in sugarcane fields yesterday and seized over two dozen country-made pistols, circle officer Arun Kumar said.

Two persons identified as Akhlak and Hashim were arrested from the spot for allegedly manufacturing the arms, he said.

The two men allegedly supplied the arms in the area, Kumar said.