Two bombs found in Manipur

Two powerful bombs, planted by suspected militants to attack security personnel, were recovered from a roadside area at Gelmol in Manipur, police officials said on Monday.

PTI| Last Updated: Nov 24, 2014, 11:28 AM IST

Imphal: Two powerful bombs, planted by suspected militants to attack security personnel, were recovered from a roadside area at Gelmol in Manipur, police officials said on Monday.

The bombs were detected by a Road Opening Party of the J&K Light Infantry last evening.

The bombs were later defused, they said.

Meanwhile, four arm smugglers were arrested during a checking at Khudengtabi area near Indo-Myanmar border in Chandel district yesterday.

The items seized from them include two assault rifles, some ammunition, a mobile phone and Rs 21,890, an official report said.