Man arrested with Pistol by Central Zone Task Force

ByVoiceup Media

Feb 21, 2023

Hyderabad : The Sleuths of Commissioner’s Task Force along with Central Zone team here on Monday arrested one person with a country made pistol and two empty magazines.

According to the details, Prajwal Hemraj Bante, 24 resident of Khairtabad, is a professionally photographer and he belongs from Maharashtra.

Police clarified that the accused came to Hyderabad for education purpose in 2017. Last year he established a photo studio styled as “One Studio” at Road No 3, Banjara Hills last year.

Earlier, he was reportedly robbed by some unknown persons at his native place Nagpur and was stabbed.

Afterward he purchased 1 country made pistol .32 Bore, (02) live rounds and (02) Empty Magazines by paying  Rs. 63,000 from Ganesh Janmojay Kute of Nagpur through parcel service.


He was carrying the pistol without license posing threat to people.

Last week of December- 2022, he fired (02) live rounds in air at Forest area at Kompally to check whether it is working or not.

The Police, however, managed to arrest him and seized One Country Made Pistol .32 Bore, Empty Magazines -02, Apple I–Phone from his posession.

In this case, the seller of country made pistol .32 Bore, live Rounds and Empty Magazines by name Ganesh Janmojay Kute, Nagpur yet to be apprehended.


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