Imphal(Manipur ) Oct 3 : Security forces recovered an improvised explosive device (IED) in Manipur’s Thoubal district Wednesday, said a PTI report quoting police sources.
The report said that troops of the Assam Rifles while conducting regular patrolling at Wangjing Urakhong area in the district detected the IED planted by unidentified miscreants at around 10 am.
After the detection of the IED, the security forces immediately cordoned off the area and informed the police. The bomb squad of the police reached the spot and safely detonated the IED at a nearby place, the report added.
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