January 2005 News

Explosion Along LoC, 19 Pak Mines Recovered

23 January 2005
The Hindustan Times

Jammu: An explosion took place near Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, where troops recovered 19 Pakistani mines besides a large quantity of explosive material, official sources said in Jammu on Sunday. No one was injured in the explosion, triggered by detonation of a Pakistani mine, in Nargis Madian area in Noushera sub-sector on Saturday night, they said. Nineteen Pakistani mines, including three P2 yellow ones, were recovered during searches by troops in the area. Security forces busted a terrorist hideout in Doda district's Kishtwar forest and recovered a large quantity of arms and ammunition, the sources said.


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