Police arrested two youths in possession of an automatic gun, one magazine, and two bullets from Golbazar Municipality-9 in Siraha district.
The arrested have been identified as Rajkumar Yadav (26) and Rupesh Yadav (22), both residents of Pipra Tole in Mirchaiya Municipality-10.
Acting on a tip-off, a joint team of security personnel deployed from the Janakpur-based Province 2 Police and Mirchaiya-based Area Police Office personnel nabbed the duo on Monday afternoon. The police also seized two mobile phones from them.
Further investigation into the case is being carried out, informed the police.