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The Jammu and Kashmir cops today recovered 25-30 kgs of Improvised Explosive Device (IED) near the Tahab Crossing in the union territory's Pulwama. A major tragedy was avoided by the Jammu and Kashmir cops and a series of blasts were planned before the 75th Independence Day in the country. Vijay Kumar, Additional Director General of Police (ADGP), Kashmir told "An IED that weighed 25-30 kgs was recovered near the Tahab crossing by the Police and the Security Forces. A major tragedy has been averted after the inputs were generated by the cops of Pulwama. A terrorist was arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad a before this".
J&K | An IED weighing 25 to 30 kg has been recovered by security forces near the Tahab Crossing in Pulwama. Further details are awaited. pic.twitter.com/fa4I0FLEm5— ANI (@ANI) August 10, 2022
The terrorist had liks with ISIS from Mubarakpur in Azamgarh and he was planning an IED blast on the occasion of the Independence Day. A case has been registered against the terrorist Sabauddin in Lucknow under all the relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), the Arms Act and the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act. The visuals and the videos are presented before the media after the IED was recovered. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called up for a major celebration across the nation marking the 75th Independence Day of the country. High security has been imposed in all the sensitive regions of the nation.