During a joint search operation, government forces found 52 kilogram explosives in a syntax pipe in Awantipora village of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
Police sources told news agency KNT that during a joint cordon and search operation by soldiers from 42 Rashtriya Rifles, 130 Battalion CRPF and Special Operation Group Awantipora a suspicious object was spotted in Avanpora village of Awantipora.
The suspicious object was found in a nallah near water tank reservoir.
“When the ground was dug by Bomb Disposal Squad, a 250 liters syntax was found and when it was opened 416 explosives each weighing 125 gram were found inside the syntax.”
“The syntax by the brand name of ‘NEOGEL 901 Superpower 90’ is made in Nagpur Maharashtra and it contained explosives weighing 52 kilograms,” sources added.
A case in this regard has been registered and explosives were diffused. (KNT)