75 kg of RDX recovered from Kishtwar in J&K
At least 75 kg of RDX was recovered from Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district, police said today.Updated: Jul 09, 2010 17:46 IST
At least 75 kg of RDX was recovered from Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district, police said on Friday.
"This is one of the biggest recoveries of explosives in Jammu and Kashmir," a Jammu and Kashmir Police spokesman said.
The spokesperson said the recovery was made on a tip that the militants had stocked a huge quantity of ammunition in the mountainous area of Chatroo, about 250 km from here.
About 250 grammes of RDX is sufficient to blow up a four-storey concrete building, a police source said.
First Published: Jul 09, 2010 17:44 IST