Over 100 detonators recovered in Malkangiri
Malkangiri: Security forces seized over 100 detonators at Balimela area in Malkangiri district on Saturday.
According to sources, the Border Security Force (BSF) personnel, who were carrying a search operation in the area spotted the huge cache detonators dumped near a pond. The bomb disposal squad was called and the detonators were diffused, sources said.
Following the incident, security has been beefed up in the area owing to the suspected presence of the Maoists.
While the area has been cordoned off, detailed investigation into the incident is underway, officials said.