Kozhikode: An explosive was found on the railway track at Kallayi area, near Kozhikode town, on Friday morning.
The explosive was found concealed in an ice-cream ball on one of the two tracks leading to the cement yard near the railway station.
Railway employees spotted the concealed explosive at 7:45am.
The bomb detection squad and the Kozhikode City Police Commissioner arrived at the spot.
The police conducted checks at a house near the railway line.