Explosive recovered from train in Assam

A huge quantity of explosives was recovered from the Barak Valley Express at Lower Haflong railway station, officials said on Thursday.

Last Updated: Feb 02, 2012, 16:23 PM IST

Haflong: A huge quantity of explosives was recovered from the Barak Valley Express at Lower Haflong railway station, officials said on Thursday.
The explosives, including 200 detonators, 200 pipes containing explosives, two coils of electric wire and some equipment, were recovered from the Lumding-bound train coming from Silchar last night.
On a tip off, GRP and RPF along with Train Scouts launched a joint search operation and detected the explosives in two bags under a seat, they said.