Director General and Inspector General of police R Sri Kumar said that the bomb was a small and a very low intensity explosive and without any timer. It was placed in a small tin and was found by a local villager, who informed the police. It was later defused by the bomb disposal squad. Sri Kumar said explosive was found near a lake and it has been sent for further testing.
A day after the IT capital was rocked by nine low-intensity serial blasts, a live bomb kept in a cement flowerpot near a shopping mall in posh Koramangla area was defused by the police.