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Suspicious object found in J-K's Nowgam, traffic suspended on Panthachowk-Parimpora bypass

CRPF personnel, patrolling the Srinagar-Baramulla highway, found the tin can lying by the roadside, a police official said.

Published: 22nd February 2021 11:15 AM  |   Last Updated: 22nd February 2021 01:24 PM   |  A+A-

Bomb Disposal Squad

Bomb Disposal Squad (Photo | PTI)

By PTI

SRINAGAR: Traffic on Panthachowk-Parimpora bypass had to be stopped after security forces found a suspicious object, believed to be an IED, by the roadside in Nowgam area of the city, police said.

CRPF personnel, patrolling the Srinagar-Baramulla highway, found the tin can lying by the roadside, a police official said.

He said the traffic along the arterial road had to be stopped and a bomb disposal squad summoned to check the tin can for any explosives.

Further details are awaited.



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