Artillery shell found in Baku-PHOTO

Artillery shell found in Baku

© APA | Artillery shell found in Baku

# 01 October 2021 17:48 (UTC +04:00)

The "112" hotline of the Ministry of Emergency Situations received information about the discovery of an explosive item in the territory of Hovsan settlement, Surakhani district, Baku, APA reports citing Ministry of Emergency Situation.

A group of pyrotechnics of the Special Risk Rescue Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations has been immediately involved in the scene.

Initially, employees of the SRRS have removed people in the area to the safe distance with the representatives of the Law Enforcement Agencies, and the entrance of the other people to the area has been restricted. Later, during an inspection of the scene by the pyrotechnics, the body of one 76 mm artillery shell that is unsuitable for combat was found and removed from the area.

No other suspicious or dangerous objects were found during the re-inspection of the scene and the surrounding area.