Army defuses four unexploded mortar shells in J&K's Poonch

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Army on Friday destroyed four unexploded mortar shells which were found in a village of Balakote in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

An army official told news agency GNS four 120-mm mortars, fired by Pakistan, were recovered and destroyed today.

“Army team dug put the unexploded live shells from a village and destroyed it at a safe place,” the official said, adding, “The operation was undertaken swiftly by the bomb disposal team, ensuring no loss of life and property.”