Traffic movement affected on highway after suspicious object found

The traffic movement was affected on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway Tuesday morning after security forces recovered a suspicious object on the road in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district.

A police official said that a suspicious object was found in Malpora area of Qazigund following which traffic movement was halted for some time.

He said a bomb disposal squad was rushed to the spot. “The traffic on the road was restored after receiving clearance from the bomb disposal squad as no dangerous material was found on the highway,” a police official said.