Kashmir Indepth

IED detected, defused in Baramulla

Srinagar, Oct 21 ( KINS)An improvised explosive device (IED) was detected and defused by the security forces on Thursday in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir thereby averting a major tragedy.

Police said troops of 32 Rashtriya Rifles recovered an IED from a passenger shed near Saidpora village in Rafiabad area of Baramulla district on Thursday.

Police said, “An IED planted by militants near Saidpora village was recovered and the bomb disposal squad was deployed to defuse it.

“Timely action by the alert security forces has helped in averting a major tragedy as the passenger shed is often used by security forces for security purposes”.

To target convoys of the security forces and the VIP cavalcades, militants have been using remote triggered IEDs in J&K.

Road opening parties (RoPs) of security forces equipped with metal detectors and sniffer dogs are deployed with the first light to secure highways and roads used by security force convoys and VIP cavalcade.( KINS)

Related posts

PSA of Sartaj Madani, Peer Mansoor, Shah Faesal revoked: Disappointed Mehbooba Mufti, Sagar, Hilal Lone continue to be detained, says Omar Abdullah

Kashmir Indepth

Div Com Kashmir emphasizes on meticulous multi-model communication system for quick response, rescue

Ankit Sharma

Elected members of PRIs, ULBs, to get Life Insurance cover of Rs 25 lakhs for death due to a militancy related incident

Kashmir Indepth

Pompeo leaves for India to take part in India-US 2+2 dialogue

Kashmir Indepth

COVID-19: Govt evacuates 1,45,220 stranded JK residents; 1,00381 via Lakhanpur, 44,839 through special trains

Kashmir Indepth

Group of 40 farmers flagged off for exposure tour within UT

Kashmir Indepth

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy