Threat averted: Three bombs defused

BDS unit spotted three more IEDs planted by unknown militants at a roadside and defused them.


Our Correspondent January 31, 2014

HANGU: Three high-intensity improvised explosives devices (IEDs) were defused by the bomb disposal squad (BDS) in Shaho Khel area of Hangu on Wednesday. City police official Azmat Ali Bangash said a low intensity explosion occurred near Hazrat Ali Masjid in the evening, after which police along with BDS officials rushed to the site and launched a search operation. During the search, the BDS unit spotted three more IEDs planted by unknown militants at a roadside and defused them, he added.

Published in The Express Tribune, January 30th, 2014.

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