A major disaster was averted on Sunday when three powerful Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) were defused from the busy Vehbari area in Assam's Kamrup (Rural) district.
Police said the three explosives were detected during a joint patrol by the Army and police at Vehbari near Bagsa.
The Army's bomb defusal squad defused the IEDs.
One Mustafa Ali has been detained in this connection.
Investigations are on to ascertain who had planted the explosives in the busy market area.