Dinanagar (Punjab), July 27: A major railway tragedy was averted after five live bombs were found near a bridge on the railway track on the Amritsar-Pathankot section on Monday.
The bombs were carefully wired to the railway track at a small bridge near Parmanand railway station, five km from Dinanagar.
A train, which was to pass on the railway track, was stopped just 200 metres from the spot where the bombs were planted.
Suspected terror attack in Gurdaspur: 5 live bombs recovered from Dina Nagar- Pathankot railway track (Spot Visuals) pic.twitter.com/hw9Jeopc2M— ANI (@ANI_news) July 27, 2015
Railway traffic on the Amritsar-Pathankot section was stopped following the incident.