A pipe bomb was found at Dolpa’s airport in Jufal VDC.
The 8-inch long bomb was discovered on Monday morning and a team of Nepal Army was immediately deployed.
“The bomb had been placed by the Nepal Army during the insurgency period,” said Dolpa CDO Sharwan Kumar Timilsina. “It is now in the Army’s custody.”
Timilsina said that the bomb might have been placed for airport security.