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Two held, arms recovered

Nagaon Police last night arrested two youth in connection with keeping some illegal arms and ammunitions with them. The two were arrested from Dhakkapatti area of Nagaon. According to Police, one 9 mm pistol was recovered from their possession.

The two persons were identified as Sunil Sharma and Balu Yadab.

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