Jammu-Poonch national highway closed after suspicious bag spotted near security establishment

'Army personnel ascertaining the contents of the bag"
Army soldiers patrolling in Jammu and Kashmir.
Army soldiers patrolling in Jammu and Kashmir.Mir Imran for Greater Kashmir

Traffic movement was suspended on Jammu-Rajouri-Poonch national highway on Friday morning after a suspicious bag was spotted near a vital security establishment in Bhimber Gali area.

The bag was found by a team of security forces following which the area was cordoned off and traffic movement suspended, said a police official.

“Army is on job to check the bag and is carrying out an exercise as per a standard operating procedure,” said the official.

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