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Two mines recovered in J&K, defused

Security forces on Tuesday averted a major tragedy when they recovered two land mines near the Indo-Pak border in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir, official sources said.

india Updated: Dec 16, 2008 14:32 IST

Security forces on Tuesday averted a major tragedy when they recovered two land mines near the Indo-Pak border in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir, official sources said.

A farmer Sagra Singh informed the police about some objects lying in his field in Rakhwal border area in Samba district, the sources said.

Security forces rushed to the spot and recovered two mines from the field, they said, adding that the mines were later defused.