Nepalese Army diffuse bomb

1. A Nepalese Army (NA) bomb disposal (BD) team diffused a bucket bomb on August 31, 2011 from the road at Ward No. 2 of Bishnupura Village Development Committee, Rupendehi district which was planted during the conflict. 2. A Maoist who was an in-charge then, on August 30, 2011, had informed that the bomb was planted on Ashoj, 2061, aiming at the security forces. Keeping in views the threat imposed to the local residents, vehicles and passengers travelling through that location, the District Security Committee decided to request the NA for the necessary actions. A joint BD team from No 1 field company of Kalibhanjan Battalion and Bhawanibox Batallion safely disposed the bomb. 3. The bomb, filled with 60 Kg of explosive, could explode at any time and cause massive destruction to properties and lives.