Blast rocks LoC, two IEDs recovered in J&K

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 10:24

Jammu: An IED blast took place along the
LoC in Poonch district where troops recovered two more
explosive devices, officials said Wednesday.

Suspected militants had planted three IEDs along the
LoC near Kangri post in Bagialdhara belt of Poonch district,
they said, adding one of the IEDs exploded last evening.

However, there was no loss of life or injury to anyone
in the blast, they said adding that troops of 27 Madras
Regiment later launched a search operation in the area and
recovered two more IEDs which were later defused safely.

The IEDs were planted by the suspected militants to
target troops patrolling the LoC in the area, they said.

Senior Superintendent of Police, Poonch, Manmohan
Singh said that troops have defused the IEDs safely.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 10:24
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