Mysterious box contains copper vessel
City police unraveled the mystery of a box, which kept the police on tenterhooks from morning to evening on Monday
Vijayawada: City police unraveled the mystery of a box, which kept the police on tenterhooks from morning to evening on Monday.
The box contained a copper vessel, magnate and some electrical wires in it.
Police heaved a sigh of relief as there were no dangerous explosives or harmful material in it.
Earlier, it was suspected that the box contained iridium. But, no such substance was found. The Task Force police picked up 12 persons and seized a box from their possession.
The gang is suspected to be rice pulling coin batch, who dupes people saying that they possess the rare rice pulling coin, which pulls rice. But, there are no such coins. The gangs dupe the gullible people and sell such boxes for lakhs of rupees.
Task Force police on Monday seized a mysterious box which is suspected to be having radioactive materials. The persons accompanying the box told the police that it contains uranium.
The Task Force police along with explosive experts went to the banks of Krishna river and slowly opened and found that a copper vessel, some electrical wires and waste papers.