Police have disclosed in the case of explosion in the house of Intezar Ali in the summer garden of Lisadigate in Meerut. Gunpowder making firecrackers came to Meerut from other districts including Baghpat, Ghaziabad. On Tuesday, the Lisadigate police raided the shrine of a relative of Pratiksha and recovered about 10 quintals of explosive material. From here, gunpowder was sent to the waiting house, where fireworks were being prepared. The police have arrested Intere Ali and his relative Yakub. Gangster action will be taken against the named accused.
Three houses were gutted in an explosion on Monday afternoon at Intezar Ali’s house in the Summer Garden of Lisadigate. In the accident, Pratija’s daughter Sameema was killed, while eight family members were injured. In the investigation of the police and NDRAF team, it was found that firework items were being prepared in Pratiksha’s house, in which the explosion took place.
After this, the linters of three houses had collapsed due to the explosion in the compressor of the cylinder and the refrigerator. Police claim that Intere Ali, along with Mustaqeem of Baghpat, used to work as fireworks. Questions were being raised about where the explosive material came from. The police had registered a case against Mustakim and other unidentified people in the night itself.
On Tuesday, on the information of the informer, the Lisadigate police station raided the shrine of Mustakim’s brother Yakub, under which the firecracker-making gunpowder was kept. Police have recovered 20 bags of gunpowder and 25 bags of sulfur from Dharmakante. Waiting from the spot and Yakub is arrested by the police
Later, SP City Vineet Bhatnagar and CO Kotwali Arvind Chaurasia also reached the spot. The police raided many places in search of the main accused Mustakim, but he was not caught. The police have made many people including Intezaar, Mustakim, Yakub accused in this case. According to the police, gangster action will be taken against the named accused.
Police have recovered a large quantity of explosive material. Gunpowder and sulfur sacks have been found, from which the work of making fireworks items was going on at Ali’s house. Police will take big action against the accused. Information is being gathered about where the gunpowder making firecrackers is located at Lisadigate or other places. – Rohit Singh Sajwan, SSP