Gondia: On Tuesday the security force recovered intensive explosive device (IED), detonators, about 5 kg splinter, wire, etc from Naxal hideout between Dhanegaon and Murkodoh villages in Salekasa tehsil. The BDDS (Bomb Disposal and Deteaction Squad) defused the IED.
As per sources, the Police Department had received information about the explosives in Naxal hideout. Following the information the team launched an intensive search operation between Dhanegaon and Murkodoh villages on Tuesday.
During the search, the BDDS team found IED buried in the ground near Daldalkuhi spring point probably with an intention of killing the security personals. The team defused IED, apart from that security forces recovered aluminium base explosive, box, electric wire,detonators, etc. from the hideout.
Now, police are tracing the links and conducting further enquiry. The operation was carried out under the guidance of Superintendent of Police Mangesh Shinde.