IED detected on Kashmir highway in south Kashmir; traffic suspended
Srinagar: Government forces on Thursday detected a suspected improvised explosive device (IED) on the Jammu-Srinagar highway near Anantnag in south Kashmir, ANI reported.
According to news agency ANI, traffic was suspended on the highway. A bomb disposal squad has been called to defuse the IED, the officials said.
The incident comes a day after the forces had detected a powerful Improvised Explosive Device (IED) on the Jammu-Poonch National Highway, early on Wednesday.
The detected IED was subsequently destroyed by the bomb disposal squad, ANI quoted the officials as having said.