The passengers traveling in Amritsar-bound Akal Takhat Express were left in shock after a low-intensity bomb was discovered in a suspicious package last night.
Saumitra Yadav, SP GRP said in a statement, “A low-intensity device was found, it has been deactivated and the train has left for its destination”.
It was reported that the bomb was found in a package inside the Amritsar-bound Akal Takhat Express at around 1.15 am on Wednesday night.
After which, Bomb Disposal Squad and the Amethi Police was rushed to the spot where the bomb was defused.
Adding further to this he said, “The train was stopped at the loop line of the Akbarganj Railway Station. A team of bomb disposal rushed to the spot and then the device was taken out of the train and diffused”.