Srinagar: A massive tragedy was averted in Srinagar on Friday after bomb disposal squad swept into action on time to diffuse a grenade which was inside a pressure cooker. The grenade was found in a suspicious bag at Khwaja Bazaar Chowk area of Kashmir’s Srinagar district.
A top Police officer told News24 that a grenade was found inside cooker as after it was blasted by BDS, a Grenade liver was found.
The officer further informed that the traffic which was suspended earlier has been restored.
Earlier, a suspicious bag containing a pressure cooker with some wires visible outside the bag has been found in Khwaja Bazaar Chowk Srinagar.
Also, around noon on Friday, IED was found in an unattended bag in East Delhi’s Ghazipur flower market. The explosive was detonated by the squad in an open area.
first published:Jan. 14, 2022, 4:59 p.m.