Terror bid foiled, 30kg explosive material recovered in Hyderabad

May 8, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Hyderabad: The local police foiled a terrorism bid and recovered 30kg explosive material, three mobile phones, one radio wireless set, nails and ball-bearings during a raid at a house near Zeal Pak Cement Factory in SITE Area of Hyderabad on Wednesday morning.

The terrorists however had fled before the raid, SSP Saqib Ismail Memon told newsmen at SITE police station. He said explosive material was hidden in cement blocks.

SSP told that police were investigating to know about the ownership of house and since when that house was under the use of terrorists.

The bomb disposal squad was called to defuse the explosive material.

Meanwhile, three persons including two workers of MQM killed in firing last night near Liberty roundabout in Market police station limits were buried this morning after which the armed persons started firing and forced traders to close the business.