Tuesday, 16 January, 2018

IED detected near Srinagar, bomb disposal unit reaches spot

Kashmir police found IED on Srinagar highway today No damage reported Security forces dsimantles IED in Srinagar
Emmett Howard | 14 January, 2018, 02:19

Personnel of the 44 Battalion of the CRPF found an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) near the HMT areas of Srinagar.

Official sources said that a Road Opening Party (ROP) of security forces noticed an IED planted on main road in the city outskirts. Sniffer dogs were also pressed into service.

Soon, they said, traffic movement on the highway was suspended and the entire area was sealed by the forces.

The BDS defused the IED and traffic on Srinagar-Baramulla highway has been restored now. A bomb disposal squad was rushed to the spot, which defused the explosive device, the official said.

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According to Senior Superintendent of Police Srinagar, Imtiyaz Ismail, a naka was established by army in the area after receiving inputs about movement of militants.

In the evening, the Army opened fire on a vehicle near Shalteng.

"We have registered a case in the incident and launched investigations", he added.

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