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.