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The police authorities have recovered 5 kg IED, which includes around 2.7 kg RDX, 1.3 kg iron balls, codex wire, electric detonator, and digital timer, from a village near to Wagah-Attari border, Amritsar inspector general police range Mohnish Chawla said to news agency ANI.

"We've registered a case and are investigating it. The IED is of high intensity and can cause high damage," he added.

Rashpal Singh, AIG, STF, Amritsar, said the police had got a tip-off about durgs, but instead found IED weighing around 5kgs. 

"We got info about drugs but when we reached there, found it to be an IED weighing around 5 kgs from a village near to Wagah-Attari border. We've recovered 1 lakh also. It has come from Pakistan," he added.

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