IED circuit found outside Jammu airport


A day after a grenade attack at the Jammu bus stand killed two passengers, panic prevailed when a powerful Improvised Explosive Device or IED circuit was found planted outside the Jammu airport on Friday afternoon.

Security has been put on high alert at vulnerable places in the Jammu division following the incident.

Experts from the bomb disposal squad reached the airport and said the circuit appeared having been prepared for some powerful explosive that was yet to be attached with it. The IED circuit contained eight batteries that were attached with wires and was planted near the main entrance of the Jammu airport.

Meanwhile, death toll in the grenade attack went up to two on Friday when a man injured in the blast succumbed to injuries.

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Source: The Statesman