Dolpa,jufaal vimansthalma pipe bomb fela.
A 12-inch long pipe bomb has been found near the terminal building’s wall of Jufal Airport in Dolpa on February 24.
The bomb, probably abandoned by Nepal Army during the armed conflict, was sighted during the expansion of the runway.
The news created panic among the passengers at the airport. The bomb disposal unit of Nepal Army based in Dunai disposed the bomb, CDO Shrawan Kumar Timilsina informed.
Nepal has been declared as minefield free country but the explosion remnants of war continue to pose a threat.
In a similar incident of explosion in Jajarkot district, Kamaro Chadara died while undergoing treatment at Kathmandu.