Panic gripped the HMT area of city outskirts when an IED was reported to be present in the area.
An IED has been found near HMT by security forces.
The Police, 2RR of Army and Bomb disposal Squad reached to the spot immediately and took away IED.
Meanwhile traffic has been partially restored from Baramulla to Srinagar, whereas traffic from Srinagar has been diverted via Shalteng.
More details awaited.
This is the second instance in recent past that IED’s have been detected.
Earlier this month, an IED went off in Sopore killing three police personnel on the spot.