Detonators recovered in cave

- Post Report, GORKHA

Jan 3, 2017-

A huge cache of detonators was discovered in a forest cave at Swanra VDC-9 in Gorkha on Tuesday. According to the District Police Office (DPO), 3,941 electronic detonators were found in the cave by a cattle herder. Superintendent of Police Janak Raj Pandey said the detonators were wrapped in sacks and stored inside a case. 

He suspected that the detonators were hidden by the former Maoist rebels during the insurgency period. Stray improvised explosive device had been recovered in the same VDC three years ago.

Published: 03-01-2017 09:23

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