Old artillery shell found during excavation in Pune

Prime News, National, Pune, August 10:- An old artillery shell was found during an excavation work in the Pimpri-Chinchwad area of Pune district on Monday (August 9), police said.

According to the police, the rusted artillery shell was spotted when the excavation work was underway to construct a wall near a vegetable market in Pimpri.

“As a precaution, the shell was safely moved to the nearby police chowki with the help of the Bomb Detection & Disposal Squad. We will be handing it over to Army officials after due process,” said Manchak Ippar, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Pimpri-Chinchwad.

-NAV, Inputs: Agencies

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