Two IEDs recovered in south Kashmir's Awantipora: police

"major" militant attacks had been averted due to the recoveries.
Two IEDs defused in south Kashmir’s Pulwama (Representational Pic)
Two IEDs defused in south Kashmir’s Pulwama (Representational Pic)

Security forces on Monday claimed to have defused two Improvised Explosive Device (IED) detected in Panzgam, Awantipora and Saimoh Tral areas of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

Quoting a top police official, news agency KNO reported that the IEDs were defused by the Bomb Disposal Squad(BDS).

The official further added that further investigation has been taken up in this regard.

A police spokesperson confirming the recoveries said that the militants were planning to carry out “spectacular” attacks with the IEDs.

The spokesperson added “major” militant attacks had been averted due to the recoveries.

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