Jaipur, Apr 15 (PTI) One person was arrested after eight loaded pistols and one magazine was found in his possession by the Special Operations Group (SOG) of Rajasthan police from Kota, a senior official said.

Acting on a tip-off, Mohan Singh Rajput, a resident of Madhya Pradesh, was arrested at the Dhabadeh bus stand in Kota with the illegal weapons, Additional Director General (ATS and SOG) Umesh Mishra said, adding that eight loaded pistols were seized from him.

He said an additional magazine was also recovered and added that the accused was being interrogated.

Mishra said a total of 64 weapons were recovered and 28 arms smugglers arrested in the last one year from Swai Madhopur, Karauli, Bharatpur, Chittorgarh and Kota districts.

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