25kg IED recovered in Jharkhand

Security forces on Wednesday seized a 25-kg IED during an anti-Naxal operation in Jharkhand`s West Singhbhum district.

PTI| Updated: Feb 19, 2014, 19:46 PM IST

New Delhi: Security forces on Wednesday seized a 25-kg IED during an anti-Naxal operation in Jharkhand`s West Singhbhum district.

CRPF personnel were combing the jungles of Kolotopo-Chotanagra in the district when they detected a large bomb placed inside a aluminum can.
The 25kg Improvised Explosive Device (IED) was later defused, a senior official here said.