IED recovered in Jharkhand

Last Updated: Thursday, September 15, 2011 - 23:18

Lohardaga: Security forces recovered an improvised explosive device (IED) and other weapons on Thursday during an anti-Maoist operation in Lohardaga district, police said.

The IED weighing 30 kg was planted at a place in Pesrar block, the sources said, adding that two other weapons were also recovered from another spot.

The anti-Maoist operation in Lohardaga district was launched on Tuesday.
Lohardaga SP Jitendra Kumar Singh and a CRPF DIG reviewed the operational details with the security personnel during the day while district Deputy Commissioner Ratan Kumar reviewed developmental schemes in the rural areas, the sources added.


First Published: Thursday, September 15, 2011 - 23:18

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