Powerful bomb recovered in Assam

A powerful bomb hidden in a bag was found near National Highway 37 in Assam`s Goalpara district .

Updated: Aug 07, 2012, 13:55 PM IST

Goalpara: A powerful bomb hidden in a bag was found near National Highway 37 in Assam`s Goalpara district on Tuesday, police said.
Security personnel found the bomb during patrol at Haldapara adjacent to NH 37 close to the area where a bomb exploded on July 31 killing an army man and injuring six others.
According to intelligence reports, a group of seven ULFA militants have entered the district to carry out subversive activities in the run up to the Independence Day.

PTI