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Explosive device defused in Hangu

By Our Correspondent
May 29, 2019

HANGU: The police on Tuesday claimed foiling a terror bid by defusing an explosive device, official sources said. The Bomb Disposal Unit Hangu In-charge Jaffar Hussain said the staff rushed to the Kotaki area after receiving report that some miscreants had planted an explosive device on the Hangu-Tall main road. It had been fitted with a time device. The official said the device weighed 1,500 kg and was defused successfully. He thought the possible target was a convoy of the security or law-enforcement forces.