An old rusted shell was recovered as well defused in Sunglan Chittergul area of Shangus in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Wednesday.

Quoting a senior police officer said that a rusted old shell was recovered late evening yesterday.

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“Today early morning a joint team of police, security forces along with Bomb Disposal Squad reached to the spot,” he said.

Meanwhile, the BDS has successfully defused the old shell, the officer added.