Munger, Oct 2: The recovery of huge quantity of sophisticated AK 47 assault rifles and their components in Bihar goes unabated as police seized huge cache of sophisticated arms` parts and accessories from a well at the house of an arms smuggler in the district late last night.
Munger police superintendent Babu Ram told newspersons here that huge quantity of AK 47 rifles` parts and accessories packed in a plastic bag was recovered from the well at the house of arms smugger Manjar Alam at Mirzapur Bardhe village under Mufassil police station area in the district.
He said, 15 magazines of AK 47 rifles, 11 pistol-grips, three bridge bolts, two piston springs and other major components were recovered.SP said, it is clear from the seized parts and accessories that faulty AK 47 rifles were repaired at the house of arms smuggler Manjar Alam.
He said the illegal sale of AK 47 rifles and their repairs were continuing at Mirzapur Bardhe village for the last several years. (UNI)