IED recovered on Jammu-Rajouri national highway

BDS defuses it successfully, searches on in area, say officials

Rajouri, Jul 31 : Vehicular traffic on Jammu-Rajouri-Poonch National Highway was suspended for around 3 hours on Saturday after an security forces recovered an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) on the crucial roadlink.

Officials told news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) this morning, a specific information was received by police that suspicious moment has taken place in Dalogra area along highway in Rajouri.

“Traffic was immediately suspended and an operation was launched during which the security forces detected an IED improvised,” the officials said.

They said that the bomb disposal squad (BDS) of police deffused the IED while entire area is under Cordon and searches are going on—(KNO)