Akal Takhat Express: Low intensity bomb found in Uttar Pradesh

Explosive Letter Vowing Revenge For Abu Dujana's Death Found In Akal Takht Express

Explosive Letter Vowing Revenge For Abu Dujana's Death Found In Akal Takht Express

"The train was stopped at the loop line of the Akbarganj Railway Station". They halted the train loop line.

"As per information the bomb was of very low intensity", he said, adding that further probe in being to done to identify the person who placed the packet in the train. According to police, two coaches were vacated and BDS along with bomb disposal squad have reached the spot. "After rece iving the information, the police and the bomb disposal s" quad rushed to the site and recovered the device which was taken out of the train immediately and then defused.

As per reports, the information of the "suspicious object" inside the Amritsar-bound train was received around 1.15 am on Wednesday night.

A low intensity device was found, it has been deactivated and train has left for its destination, Saumitra Yadav, SP GRP, informed reporters.

A handwritten letter was also recovered which warned that there would be retaliation for the killing of top Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant Abu Dujana who was killed recently in Jammu and Kashmir.

"Dujana ki shahaadat ka badla abb Hindustan ko chukaana padega".

In the meantime, the train has been evacuated and a search is being carried out inside all the coaches by the police and the Bomb Squad.

The hand-written letter which speaks about revenge of Abu Dujana's killing is a matter of concern for the security agencies. He was killed in the encounter in a joint anti-terror operation along with his co-conspirator at Hakripora village in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on August 1.

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