Srinagar: An Improvised Explosive Device was found by labourers engaged in digging at the roadside in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, the police said.

Labourers at village Behrampur-Watergam, 70 kms from here, were digging at the roadside when they found the IED, a police spokesman said.

He said the IED was later defused by the experts of the bomb disposal squad.