IED recovered in Naxal-affected Jharkhand district

The IED, weighing 25 kg, was found hidden during routine search.

Last Updated: May 27, 2012, 20:30 PM IST

Khunti: A powerful IED was recovered on Sunday by security forces in the Naxal-affected Khunti district’s Jaranga village, the police said.

The IED, weighing 25 kg, was found hidden during routine search at a spot falling under Adki police station, Superintendent of Police M Tamilvananan told reporters here.

The explosive was later defused, he said.
PTI