IED detected, defused in Srinagar

Srinagar, Jun 5 : Security forces here on Saturday detected and later defused a suspected improvised explosive device (IED), police said.

A suspicious IED planted in a steel container weighing approximately 10 kg was detected near the government quarters in Chanpora, an official said.

He said a bomb disposal squad later defused the explosive device without causing any loss of life or damage.(PTI)