The bag which was found late evening on May 28 contained army uniform in it.
Five shirts and two trousers of army uniform were found in the abandoned jute bag which was found at defence road at Mamoon Cantonment area in Pathankot.
According to police officials, Punjab Police and Army launched a search operation after the abandoned bag containing army combat dresses was detected by a passerby who then reported the matter to the security officials.
âWe conducted a search operation along with Army officials here to look for any suspicious person,â an official said.
The bag was found barely three kilometres away from army gates of Mamoon area.
This is not the first time when Pathankot has seen security threats. Earlier too, two abundant bags were reportedly found lying close to Mamun Cantonment near Pathankot.
In January 2016, Pathankot Air Force Base was under terrorist attack in which seven security personnel were martyred.