Questions are raising the nexus of the soldiers with the Naxalites. A CRPF jawan, a BSF head constable and a former constable have been arrested so far in the arms and bullet supply case to the Naxalites.
Ranchi:The case of supply of arms by the jawans of central security organizations to Naxalites and criminals has stunned the intelligence agencies.A CRPF jawan, a BSF head constable and a former constable have been arrested so far in the arms and bullet supply case.
The name of another jawan posted in BSF 116 Battalion, Firozpur, Punjab, associated with this gang has also come to the fore.This has been disclosed by the BSF head constable Karthik Behera, a resident of Seraikela, in the interrogation of the ATS.He has told that the said jawan used to help him for a long time in supplying the bullets.In return, he also got benefits.
Agencies have gathered in search of the concerned jawan.Now the investigation of the use of weapons in various units of BSF and CRPF has started internally.The intelligence agencies of the Center and the state are busy trying to get to the bottom of the entire incident.
Supply used to save the bullet found in training:Karthik Behera told during interrogation that BSF jawans are given a lot of bullets for firing practice during training.He used to save it slowly by reducing the firing.Later, he used to sell pills for the greed of Rs.
On the basis of the inquiry, ATS officers are preparing the report in the whole matter, so that the report can be sent to the BSF officers for action at the departmental level against the concerned jawan.Here, after interrogation of Pankaj Singh and former BSF jawan Arun Singh, who were taken on remand in the case, the ATS sent him to judicial custody on Friday.Both have also given information about the work of the gang and other people associated with the gang during interrogation.About which the ATS officials have started the process of investigation and verification.
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