A hand grenade was spotted by the locals in the Town Club field in Haldibari, Coochbehar today in the morning.
The police arrived and checked the grenade before taking it with them. However, it has not yet been found as to how the bomb reached there.
The BSF is now at alert in the Indo-Bangladesh border area. Officials of the BSF also reached the site where the hand grenade was found to take stock of the situation.
The police has commenced an investigation to find if the grenade belongs to the BSF, since Haldibari falls close to the Indo-Bangladesh border.
The IC of Haldibari Police Station, Praveen Pradhan, shared that the hand grenade is being inspected and that the police has been deployed in the area.