Unexploded mortar shell recovered in Cumilla
Published: 10:51 PM, 26 January 2020
Photo: Daily Bangladesh
An unexploded mortar shell was recovered from a pond at Monipur village of Burichang Upazila in Cumilla.
In-Charge of Devpur Outpost Sajjad Hossain said that the children saw an iron object while bathing in the pond at Monipur village of Burichang Upazila on Sunday afternoon.
The local villagers came and confirmed the shell and informed the matter to Devpur police station. It is an unexploded mortar shell. It may be used during the War of Liberation.
The explosive unit of the Mainamati Cantonment was reported, he added. When they arrive, the next steps will be taken.