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Watch video: Pulwama-like tragedy averted in Kashmir with timely inputs

The bomb disposal squad instead of diffusing the explosive, exploded the vehicle

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Investigationn so far have revealed that the white colour Santro car had a number plate of a two- wheeler, which was registered in the name of a resident of Jammu's Kathua. (Representative image)

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A major terror plot was averted in Jammu and Kashmir after the security forces recovered a car laden with an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in South Kashmir's Pulwama district. The explosive laden car was said to be placed at a strategic location to target a security forces convoy or a defence installation.
The explosive was kept in a blue drum inside the car. A bomb disposal squad reached the spot on Thursday morning. People were asked to move away from the vicinity. The bomb disposal squad then instead of diffusing the explosive, exploded the vehicle.
The Jammu and Kashmir Police tweeted: "A

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First Published: May 28 2020 | 11:43 AM IST

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