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5-kg IED diffused in City outskirts

Srinagar—Government forces today defused an improvised explosive device (IED), weighing approximately five kilogrammes, on Srinagar-Baramulla highway, a police official said.The IED was found in HMT area of Srinagar this morning, the official said.The official said the area was cordoned off and traffic was diverted. A bomb disposal squad was rushed to the spot, which defused the explosive device, the official said. 

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