IED detected, destroyed in south Kashmir’s Anantnag
Anantnag: A Bomb Disposal Squad diffused an Improvised Explosive Device after it was detected by Joint Forces in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Friday.
Official sources said that a Joint team of police party from Police Station Achabal along with soldiers from19 Rashtriya Rifles and CRPF personnel from 164 Battalion detected an IED installed on Achabal- Kokernag Road.
Official sources added that shortly after the detection of the IED, traffic was halted and the movement of people was restrict.
A Bomb Disposal Squad rushed to spot and destroyed the IED without causing any harm, they said.
Police in this regard registered a case against unknown persons and set investigation into motion, they added.(GNS)