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Indian Police Recover Over 200 Crude Bombs in Country's East: Reports

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Over 200 crude bombs are found in the Birbhum district of West Bengal state in India. Two people are arrested in relation to the incident.

MOSCOW, January 13 (Sputnik) — Indian police have discovered more than 200 crude bombs in the east of the country, IBN Channel reported Tuesday.

The bombs were found in the Birbhum district of West Bengal state. Two people were arrested in relation to the incident, according to IBN.

The body of a blast victim is seen as an Indian policeman stands at the site of an explosion in Imphal, the capital of Manipur state, India, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014 - Sputnik International
Three Die in Indian Bomb Attack
At the moment the bombs are reported to have no connection with the October blast in the city of Burdwan in West Bengal state, which killed two militants from the Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh group. The explosion occurred while the rebels were making crude bombs in a privately owned house.

Last month, a similar blast outside a busy restaurant in India's Bengaluru killed a woman and wounded a man, Reuters reported.

In December 2014, police discovered some 70 bombs in the city of Sattore in Birbhum district.

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