Major tragedy averted in Kashmir; IED defused near school in Kulgam

Security forces today detected an IED planted near a school in south Kashmir's Kulgam district.

PTI| Updated: Aug 22, 2015, 15:51 PM IST
Major tragedy averted in Kashmir; IED defused near school in Kulgam

Srinagar: Security forces today detected an IED planted near a school in south Kashmir's Kulgam district.

Militants had planted the IED by the roadside near a school in Mahipora village of Kulgam district, a police official said.

He said an Army patrol detected the IED and alerted the bomb disposal squad of police, which destroyed the explosive without causing any damage.