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Cops Launch Search Operation On Tip-Off About Hidden Arms In Unoccupied Gurugram House

The police swung into action on the information that hand grenades and detonators were hidden in an unoccupied Gurugram house.

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Gurugram: The police launched a search operation on Tuesday morning following information that illegal arms and ammunition were hidden in an unoccupied building near a CNG petrol pump in sector 31 where three people were hacked to death a day earlier, sources PTI reported citing its sources.  

They said that the police swung into action on the information that hand grenades and detonators were hidden in the house where no one resided.

Deputy Commissioner of Police (crime) Rajiv Deswal has reached the spot and a search operation has been started. The local bomb squad has also arrived. 

The police have barricaded the building, diverted all vehicles from the area and stopped the movement of passersby as well.

Search operation is underway. 

The house is just metres away from a CNG pump whose three employees were hacked to death using sharp weapons in the early hours of Monday.

More details are awaited.  

(With inputs from PTI)

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