An (Improvised Explosive Device) IED, weighing 5kg was found on Nakulnar-Gadmiri road in Chhattisgarh on Saturday.

The explosive detected has been defused by the bomb disposal squad.

The IED bomb is believed to be planted by Maoist rebels in the state.

Chhattisgarh has been on the receiving end of the Maoist attacks.

More details waited.