March 2002 News

Two quintals RDX recovered in Surankote

11 March 2002
The Daily Excelsior
Excelsior Correspondent

POONCH: Close on the heels of the recovery of 100 kg RDX in Gursai, Mendhar yesterday, police today seized two quintals of more RDX from Dhoba village in Bachianwalli dhok of Surankote tehsil. A police spokesman said 200 kg RDX was seized from Dhoba during a search operation carried out by a police party under the supervision of SSP Poonch Dr Kamal Saini. This was for the first time during the ongoing militancy in this border district that two quintals of RDX has been recovered in a single operation. However, no arrest could be made during the search operation, the spokesman said.


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