India: Man arrested with explosives on train

Story highlights

  • The man was allegedly carrying explosive material and detonators
  • He was a passenger on an express train headed to West Bengal

A man was arrested Saturday in India after he was caught traveling on a train with about 30 detonators and other explosives, CNN affiliate IBN reported.

The man was a passenger on an express train traveling from Chhattisgarh state in central India to Bankura, in West Bengal, IBN said.

As well as the detonators, 30 gelatin sticks, a form of explosive, were recovered, IBN said.