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.