Explosive defused in Jammu and Kashmir

A major tragedy was averted following the detection of an improvised explosive device (IED) on the Doda-Batote Highway in Jammu and Kashmir.

Updated: May 20, 2010, 15:14 PM IST

Doda, J&K: A major tragedy was averted following the detection of an improvised explosive device (IED) on the Doda-Batote Highway in Jammu and Kashmir.
The explosive was detected on Assar, around 150 kilometers from Jammu on Tuesday afternoon. The traffic was immediately stopped on the highway.
The Bomb Disposal Squad, which immediately rushed to the spot, later defused the explosive.

ANI