Bangalore: An abandoned bomb-like object
found in a city bus on Saturday sent the police into a tizzy before
it turned out to be a prank played by some miscreants to
create a scare.
The driver-cum-conductor of the bus from Majestic area,
on reaching its destination Doddakannenahalli, noticed a bomb-
like object covered in a plastic cover with some wires
protruding from it.
By then, all the passengers had alighted.
The driver boldy removed the cover out of the bus and
alerted the police who rushed sniffer dogs and bomb disposal
Police found that the bag contained a tin, a bottle of
vodka and some electric wires and saw it as an attempt to
create a scare among the travelling public.