Mortar shell found in Kupwara field

A mortar shell was recovered and destroyed by Bomb Disposal Squad in north Kashmir`s Kupwara district, police said on Wednesday.

Last Updated: Oct 26, 2011, 13:59 PM IST

Srinagar: A mortar shell was recovered and
destroyed by Bomb Disposal Squad in north Kashmir`s Kupwara
district, police said on Wednesday.

A police spokesman said an 81-mm rusted mortar shell
was recovered from an open field near Kurhama-Maidanpora
village in Kupwara district, 90 kms from here.

The spokesman said the shell was later destroyed by a
Bomb Disposal Squad of police.

PTI