Bomb on Prithvi Highway

DHADING: A socket bomb was found in Dhading’s Gajuri Rural Municipality-2, along the Prithvi Highway on Tuesday afternoon. Locals informed the police after spotting a suspicious object on the road.

A Nepal Army bomb disposal team from Devidatta battalion later confirmed and defused the bomb.

Meanwhile, the finding of the bomb had disrupted traffic for about one-and-a-half hours on the highway. The road was cleared at 5:00pm.