Caretaker discovers unexploded bomb at Ampang cemetery

  • Nation
  • Tuesday, 10 Sep 2019

PETALING JAYA: An unexploded bomb was discovered at the Ukay Perdana grave site in Ampang on Tuesday (Sept 10).

Ampang Jaya OCPD Asst Comm Noor Azmi Yusof said a caretaker had uncovered the unexploded mortar round while digging a grave at the cemetery.

"The police was informed at around 2.25pm on Tuesday. We confirmed that the object was a 81mm mortar bomb and the bomb squad was informed.

"The surrounding area was closed off temporarily for security reasons and the object was successfully detonated in a controlled environment by the bomb squad at around 6.10pm," he said when contacted.

He added that the disposal of the bomb was performed smoothly.

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