Tensions erupted in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday after a suspicious package was discovered near the railway line in Rakh Barotiya. The situation prompted the police to cordon off the area. The package was allegedly dropped by a drone from the international border. Police recovered a shipment of arms and explosives from a package believed to have been dropped by a drone from the international border in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. The package, which was found near the railway line in Rakh Barotiya early Monday, contained three Chinese-made pistols and grenades, they said.
Another Superintendent of Police (Samba), Surinder Choudhary, told reporters, “We have received information about a suspicious package (lying) in Rakh Barotiya area of Vijayapura strip. We immediately called the police, the bomb team and the FSL (Forensic Scientist) Science Lab) teams rushed.
“First determine if the package contains an IED (Improvised Explosive Device). Weapons recovered from the package included three Chinese-made pistols, six magazines, 48 bullets and four hand grenades, the official said . he has a box and a long plastic string 50m long…it looks like he’s falling (from the air). The senior police officer added that specific details could only be determined following an investigation.
This News is Written by Miss. Ankita , Associate , All India Legal Forum .