9 IEDs recovered from Maoist den in Palamau

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Ranchi (IANS): Police has informed about the discovery of 9 improvised explosive device (IED's) from Jharkhand's Palamau district on Tuesday.

The nine IEDs were recovered at Manatu of Palamau district in a joint search of the state police and CRPF. Police had recovered arms from the same areas on Saturday. 

The anti-bomb disposal squad was called and the IEDs were defused.

Police say that the IEDs were planted by Maoist Guerrillas to target the security forces and cause heavy casualties.

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