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Basirhat: Four armed dacoits arrested

Two pistols, two sharp-edged knives and four rounds of cartridge have been found on them.

The police arrested four armed dacoits from Basirhat in North-24 Parganas district late Thursday. The group was reportedly planning to a dacoity at a showroom, said police. Acting on a tip-off, police cordoned off the area and arrested the accused. “They are historysheeters and have been arrested under the arms act,” said a police officer. Police have identified the four as Rahim Gazi, Bakimulla Gazi, Jahangir Ali and Manas Mondal. Two pistols, two sharp-edged knives and four rounds of cartridge have been found on them.