When It Rained Arms In India- Purulia Arms Drop

The alleged arms drop is yet a mystery as the motive behind the event remains a mystery

The flight plan. Source-Alchetron

It was a full moon day over the east coast of India on 17th December 1995. A transport aircraft flew amid the cloud cover and flew low than its usual altitude. The aircraft’s cargo bay opened. 20000 AK-47 guns and ammunitions fell from the…

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