IED recovered on Srinagar-Muzaffarabad highway

Security forces on Saturday recovered an improvised explosive device on the Srinagar-Muzaffarabad highway.

Published: 13th January 2018 12:05 PM  |   Last Updated: 13th January 2018 12:05 PM   |  A+A-

For representational purpose (Jithendra M | EPS)

By IANS

SRINAGAR: Security forces on Saturday recovered an improvised explosive device (IED) on the Srinagar-Muzaffarabad highway, police said.

Traffic on the highway was disrupted for some time in the morning when security forces found the IED at a busy crossing on the periphery of Srinagar.

"Bomb disposal squads of police, Army and the Central Reserve Police Force immediately reached the spot and removed the explosive device," a police officer said. 

Traffic was later restored on the highway.

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