Two IEDs were recovered from Bidyapara in Golaghat
district. It was later defused, they said.
In another incident, patrolling army troops recovered an
IED from Kokrajhar district.
Meanwhile, a security alert has been sounded throughout
the state and security beefed up following Independence Day
boycott call by militant outfits, including the ULFA and NDFB.
A multi-layered security cover has been arranged in all
district and sub-divisional headquarters to ensure that the
official function of Independence Day is held smoothly, police
Guwahati: Three powerful IEDs were recovered
from two districts of Assam during search operations by
security forces on the eve of Independence Day, police said.
First Published: Saturday, August 14, 2010, 21:31