Jammu and Kashmir: 40-kg explosive material, IEDs seized in Doda

In a major seizure, security forces seized 40 kilograms of high explosive material along with several improvised explosive devices (IEDs) during a joint search operation in Doda district, the Army said on Saturday. “The timely recovery thwarted the nefarious designs of terrorists and their supporters to destabilise the security situation in the district,” a defence spokesman said.

Apart from 40 kilograms of high explosive material, security men seized 5-litre pressure cooker IEDs, five-inch iron pipe IED, four electrical detonators, power sources, six heavy duty cells, insulation tape and 1.5 kg iron splinters.

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Source: The Tribune