Bomb scare at New Delhi Railway Station

An anonymous call claiming that an explosive had been kept in a bag in a Howrah-bound train on Tuesday sent authorities into a tizzy at New Delhi Railway Station.

New Delhi: An anonymous call claiming
that an explosive had been kept in a bag in a Howrah-bound
train on Tuesday sent authorities into a tizzy at New Delhi Railway
Station.

Government Railway Police, which received the call
this afternoon, stopped the departure of the Poorva Express
which was scheduled to leave at 4.20 pm from platform no 16.

Bomb disposal squad of Delhi police was called and
checks were being carried out, sources in GRP said, adding
further details were awaited.

The search operation is on and nothing is clear yet, a
senior police official said.

PTI