Anti-tank mine found in J&K’s Samba

A bomb disposal squad was rushed to neutralize the mine.

Published - May 25, 2024 05:03 pm IST - Samba/Jammu

A rusted anti-tank mine was found on a river bank in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba district on May 25, police said.

The lethal device was noticed by a villager on the banks of Basanter river near Bainglar village this afternoon, said a police official.

The villager informed the concerned police post and a bomb disposal squad was rushed to neutralize the mine, he added.

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