Two powerful landmines recovered in Orissa
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Last Updated: Thursday, April 21, 2011, 19:03
Koraput (Orissa): Two powerful landmines were recovered by police in Maoist-infested Koraput district of Orissa on Thursday.

The District Voluntary Force recovered the explosives from Kunduli-Deomali road under Pottangi police limits.

The explosives were kept inside two separate steel containers and were planted on the road targeting security personnel," Koraput district Superintendent of Police Anup Kumar Sahoo said .

The landmines weigh 30 and 20 kgs, he said adding presence of more landmines on the road may not be ruled out and search operation is on.


First Published: Thursday, April 21, 2011, 19:03

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