PESHAWAR  - The Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) on Monday defused a half kilogramme explosive device in Peshawar’s Karkhano area in the limits of Hayatabad Police Station.

According to police, a locally made bomb was planted along roadside near Al-Haaj Market, Karkhano area in jurisdiction of the Hayatabad Police Station. They said upon receiving information, local police summoned BDS team which successfully defused the explosive device. They said that half kilogramme explosives were packed in a paint jar, which was successfully defused by the BDS team.