Ranchi, Feb 10 IANS | 5 months ago

Four landmines were recovered Monday in Jharkhand's Latehar district, 130 km from here, police said.


According to police, the landmines, which were planted in a series near the state highway in the Barwadih police station area of the district, were recovered during a search operation by security personnel.

The landmines were later defused by the bomb disposal squad.

Maoist guerrillas are active in 18 of the 22 districts of the state.

(Posted on 10-02-2014)