Anti-tank mine found near IB in Samba

JAMMU — An old anti-tank mine was detected near the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba district, police said on Saturday.

The rusted mine was found by a Border Security Force patrolling party along the banks of the Basantar river near Mawa village late on Friday, a police official said.

The bomb disposal squad is at the spot and efforts are on to neutralise the explosive, he said. — (PTI)