IMPHAL, April 4: Army personnel of the 1/11 GR today found an IED recovered from the banks of Khuga River near Torbung Govindpur Police Station. The location however, comes under Phoubakchou Eikhai police station.
The explosive was later safely detonated by a team of the army bomb squad.
According to a reliable source, on getting specific information about the presence of an IED in the area, a team of the 1/11 GR rushed to the spot and conducted a search operation and found the IED.
The team informed the Leimakhong army bomb squad who safely detonated the bomb at a nearby safe area around 10am.