Anantnag: Police and security forces on Friday detected and subsequently defused an Improvised Explosive Device in Achabal area of south Kashmir's Anantnag district.
A police official said the IED was found on a roadside near a stone quarry in Achabal.
"Following this, the traffic was temporary halted along the Kokernag-Achabal road," he said.
Another police official said that later a bomb disposal squad reached the spot and defused the IED. "Later, the traffic was also restored,” he said.