J&K police recover hand grenades in Doda

Security forces have recovered five hand grenades hidden under a boulder from Shirot area of Doda district.

india Updated: Jun 04, 2006 04:01 IST

Security forces have recovered five hand grenades, hidden under a boulder from Shirot area of Doda district, official sources said on Saturday.

Acting on a tip off,forces launched a search operation in Shirot area on Friday, they said adding that they recovered a bag of explosives which was hidden under a boulder.

The bag contained five hand grenades, which were defused on the spot by the troops, they added.

First Published: Jun 03, 2006 10:17 IST