IED recovered from Pulwama
The unfortunate incident from the Shopian district comes a day after a 10-kg IED was recovered from Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir. The Saturday attack was suspected to be planted by Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist outfit that had planned to carry out a major attack. The officials had informed that a major terror attack was avoided by the forces.
In April, an IED material was recovered from the Kamraazpora area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district by the Indian Army. In February, reports had come out stating that IED attacks by terrorists were on a rise in Kashmir generating worrisome concerns for security. In February a major explosion had rocked the Pazalpora area of Bijbehara in South Kashmir. Prior to that, a soldier was martyred and three others sustained injuries when an IED was exploded in Kulgam area of South Kashmir.