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Huge caches of arms, ammunition found hidden in canal at Uttara

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Police and Fire Service started search operation at the canal next to a pagoda in Uttara Sector-16 around 2pm on Saturday, Fire Service Director General Ali Ahmed Khan told bdnews24.com.

The seized arms and ammunition include 108 Chinese pistols, 255 magazines, 1,000 rounds of bullets and 11 bayonets, according to the Fire Service DG.

The search, which began following a lead from Turag Police Station, was still on at 6:45pm, Fire Service control room official Mahmudul Haque said.

“Divers Monir and Maqbul are still working,” he said.

Local police have cordoned off the area.

Source bdnews24

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