Landmine weighing 40 kg found at Jharkhand forest

Updated: Nov 25 2022 12:26AM

Hazaribag, Nov 24 (PTI) A landmine weighing 40 kg was found in a forest in Jharkhand's Hazaribag district on Thursday, police said.

The landmine was found in a forest near the Kharki village in Bishnugarh police station area, they said.

It was suspected that Maoists planted it to target security personnel, Superintendent of Police Manoj Ratan Chothe said.