PATNA: Security forces today arrested three youths from Gaya suspected to be involved in planting of bombs at Bodh Gaya last month.
The arrests were made by Nadiraganj locality of the Gaya district on Saturday.
Earlier this month, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) had arrested one person from Gopalgnaj district in connection with recovery of high-intensity bombs from Bodh Gaya last month.
Reports said a total of 33 persons are on the radar of the NIA in connection with the bomb recovery from Bodh Gaya.
Last month, security was beefed up in Bodh Gaya in Indian state of Bihar after two cane bombs of high intensity were found near the Buddhist pilgrimage site.
The bombs were found from the vicinity of the Kalachakra ground and near Mahabodhi temple, prompting the authorities to tighten security around the Buddha land.
Later, the recovered bombs were safely exploded on the sandy beds of Falgu river as experts failed to defuse them