At least 16 more IEDs were recovered on Friday from villages in Meghalaya’s East Garo Hills district, a day after nearly 50 IEDs were recovered from nearby villages, the police said.

The 16 IEDs, planted by outlawed Garo National Liberation Army militants, were seized at Pathalgre village. They were targetted at the security forces, IG (Operations) GHP Raju said.