Ilam,Â 27th January, 2015Â : A grenade found lying in a public place in Maipokhari of Ilam district today morning has been defused.
A local woman had found the 36 mm grenade at Jure of Maipokhari VDC-1 while she was collecting green fodder nearby her village.
A bomb disposal squad of Nepal Army (NA) from the local Kalidwaj Battalion rushed to the site and defused the grenade.
The grenade may have been a remnant of the past armed conflict, said Deputy Superintendent of Police Anup Shumsher JB Rana.
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