LAMJUNG, Nov 18: An Improvised Explosive Device or IED was found planted in the Lamjung district headquarters today at a time when an election campaign was going on in a peaceful manner. The NA personnel defused the IED planted near Hospital Chowk in Bensisahara Municipality-8.
The local residents had informed the security forces after seeing a suspicious object on the road pavement. The NA personnel from Shreejung Battalion defused the IED made using a kettle, chief of the Battalion Lieutenant Colonel Madhav Thapa said.
Likewise, an IED was exploded in the forest near Besisahar at 6:00 this morning, terrorizing the normal life.
Nepali Congress is organizing a mass meeting in Besisahar, Lamjung district headquarters today where leaders Ram Chandra Poudel and Shashanka Koirala are scheduled to address the election programme. RSS