One Improvised Explosive Device (IED) is planted on the road side near village Pounda on the main Bharat Road about 12 Kms from the Doda.
On receiving the information Bomb Disposal Squad and Army (10 RR) reached the spot and a joint operation was launched for diffusing the IED.
The movement of traffic was stopped to avert the damage to the local masses. The whole area was cordoned and the IED was diffused by the BDS team of District Police and Army 10RR.
The IED weighting about 10 Kgs. A major tragedy has been averted by the timely action of District Police and the Army 10RR.