ITBP unearths pressure cooker bomb in Chhattisgarh

Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) on Thursday unearthed a pressure cooker bomb at Kurusnar village near Narayanpur district in Chhattisgarh.

ANI | Raipur (Chhattisgarh) | Updated: 08-04-2021 22:57 IST | Created: 08-04-2021 22:57 IST
ITBP unearths pressure cooker bomb in Chhattisgarh
Road Opening Party found the IED this afternoon. . Image Credit: ANI

Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) on Thursday unearthed a pressure cooker bomb at Kurusnar village near Narayanpur district in Chhattisgarh. In a statement, ITBP said, "A pressure cooker IED (Improvised explosive device) unearthed by 53rd Battalion ITBP in Narayanpur."

It was found by the Road Opening Party (ROP) at around 1:30 pm today, it said. This comes after 22 security personnel lost their lives while 31 others sustained injuries in the encounter that took place between security forces and Naxals along the Chhattisgarh's Sukma-Bijapur border on Saturday after a party of jawans were ambushed by Naxals near Jonnaguda village. (ANI)

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