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Suspected IED found NC cadre in Nuwakot

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NUWAKOT: 

A material suspected to be an improvised explosive device (IED) has been found today in the house of  Nepali Congress cadre at Sikre Rural Municipality in Nuwakot district today.

The bomb was found in the house of NC cadre Uddhav Thapa,

Deputy Superintendent of Police Madhukar Jung Bista at the Nuwakot District Police Office said the police have been informed of the incident, and that a bomb disposal team of Nepal Army has been dispatched to the incident site.

The incident site has been cordoned off. The incident aims to spread terror and disrupt an election campaign at Shivapuri Sherabagar where NC leader Ram Sharan Mahat is scheduled to address today, it has been learnt.

Published: November 22, 2017 12:03 pm