While conducting earth-moving activities outside the village of Vinogradnoye in the Tokmaksky district, workers unearthed suspicious-looking objects which they reported to 101 emergency service, says a message posted on the website of the Ministry for Emergency Situations .

A team of bomb disposal experts who arrived at the site from the village of Mirnoye unearthed and cleared 80 unexploded 82 mm mines dating from WWII.

The mines were taken to a safe location and disposed of by being blown up remotely.