Explosives seized in Koraput forest

Koraput: Security forces have seized huge quantity of explosive materials during combing operation at Baler forest near Lamataput area in the district.

Acting on a tip off, a team of 135 battalion BSF jawans started combing in the forest and recovered seized two country-made guns, 10 electric detonators and six gelatins.

Meanwhile, the CRPF and DVF jawans recovered two tiffin bombs from a forest at Mohana in Gajapati district during a combing operations. Later, the bomb disposal squad defused them.