IED found at Rural Municipality chair's house in Parbat neutralised
Parbat, March 13:A pressure cooker bomb was found at the house of Yam Bahadur Malla, Chair of Jaljala Rural Municipality.
A joint bomb disposal squad of the Nepalese Army (Ranadal Company, Kushna and NA No 23 brigade), Baglung however defused the improvised explosive device placed inside a plastic bag and wrapped in a newspaper that was planted under Malla's parked vehicle, according to Baglung's Deputy Superintendent of Police Dilip Ghimire.
The IED might have been planted last night and locals saw it in the morning, the police said.
Meanwhile, unidentified people torched a JCB, construction vehicle, rented by the Kaligandaki Crusher Industry last night. Rural Municipality chair Malla is the proprietor of the industry.