IED recovered in Naxal-affected Jharkhand district

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

Last Updated: May 27, 2012, 21:28 PM IST

Khunti (Jharkhand): A powerful IED was recovered today 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