Live Mortar Shell found near Railway track: Police

The (GRP) today claimed to have recovered a live mortar shell in Bari- Brahamna area- in the city outskirts.
Live Mortar Shell found near Railway track: Police
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The (GRP) today claimed to have recovered a live mortar shell in Bari- Brahamna area- in the city outskirts.  

As per an official spokesperson, Men of General Railway police (GRP) Jammu while on patrolling at KM 89.2 in the jurisdiction of PP GRP Bari Brahmana came to know about the presence of Explosive material -a live Shell of mortar in the Balole Nallah which near the railway track. 

He said that the   matter was immediately brought into the notice of Suram Singh SP Railways Jammu. 

"The SP with SDPO Railways Jammu  Devinder Singh and SHO P/S GRP Jammu rushed   to the spot and   informed army authorities and other security  agencies" he said and added  later  a joint guard of GRP and   Police Station Bari Brahmana was deployed at the site and  sand bags were placed surrounding the live Explosive material. 

After all precautionary measures the  explosive material was defused  by GRP Jammu,  Distt Police samba and experts of  92 Brigade Bari Brahmana, the spokesperson said.

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