3 detained in last week’s IED recovery case in Rajouri


The Jammu and Kashmir Police has detained three persons and developed vital leads in the case of recovery of an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) from the Kheora locality of Rajouri border district, sources said Wednesday.

An IED was detected and defused by security personnel in the area on January 18.

The three detainees include one person from the Mendhar area of Poonch district and two from Rajouri district, the sources said, adding they are being interrogated, The sources also said links of terror handlers from Pakistan Occupied Jammu and Kashmir have also surfaced in the case.