Jammu and Kashmir: IED With 4 ‘Sticky Bombs’ Recovered in Mendhar


A major tragedy was averted ahead of Independence Day after Jammu and Kashmir Police, the army, and the BSF, in a joint operation, apprehended a person in the Poonch district and recovered an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) with four “sticky” bombs from him, officials said on Friday.

Police said on tangible information of the BSF, a joint naka was established at Morh Kotan by police, 72 Bn BSF and the army.

During checking, a suspicious person identified as Mehmood Hussain, a resident of Kasbalari, was apprehended. He was searched and an IED having four sticky bombs and an amount of Rs 10,500 have been recovered from his possession.

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Source: News18/BSF Jammu – Twitter