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Bombs discovered near rail tracks

Five bombs were Friday recovered near railway tracks at Sugnibad village in Dumka district, police said here.

Dumka: Five bombs were Friday recovered near railway tracks at Sugnibad village in Dumka district, police said here.

On a tip-off, police found the explosives in a bag lying on the tracks, Deputy Superintendent of Police Pitambar Singh Kherwar said, adding that the bombs were defused.

The 8619 Jassidih-Dumka local train was stopped near Ghormara railway station after the police informed the railway authorities about the discovery of bomb, Dumka station master Sriprakash said.