Srinagar : Security forces on Monday detected an improvised explosive device (IED) in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
An official told that a suspected IED was spotted at Arampora area of Drugmulla in Kupwara district this morning.
He said the suspected IED, consisting of a sand bag and some wire was lying under bridge on Sopore-Kupwara road near Arampora.
All vehicular movements was stopped in the area and a bomb disposal squad was called to the spot to neutralise the suspected IED, the officials said.
Bomb disposal squad teams of the Army and police reached at the spot and destroyed it safely.
An improvised explosive device (IED) was found on a roadside near Arampora in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Monday.
They said bomb disposal squad teams of the Army and police reached at the spot and destroyed it safely.
A senior police officer also confirmed that the IED was defused after being recovered by a joint party