Powerful grenade recovered from bus in Assam

A powerful grenade hidden in a plastic container was recovered from a Nagaland State Transport Corporation bus in Assam`s Jorhat district.

Last Updated: Sep 08, 2012, 16:20 PM IST

Jorhat: A powerful grenade hidden in a plastic container was recovered from a Nagaland State Transport Corporation bus in Assam`s Jorhat district.
The explosive was found from the bus carrying 26 passengers during a routine check at Nagajanka by a police team led by him at around 11:00 Friday night, Additional Superintendent of Police Bedanta Borkakoty said.
The driver, conductor and handyman of the bus going from Mokokchung to Dimapur were detained at the Moriani police station, he said.

PTI