High alert at Kochi Airport after bomb threat

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 11:25

Kochi:: Police and Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel were placed on a state of high alert On Tuesday at Kochi Airport near Nedumbassery following an anonymous call that said a bomb had been planted somewhere in the premises.
The call was received at the Air India office at the airport around 6.45 a.m. No specific area or location was mentioned, airport director AKC Nair was quoted by media, as saying.

So far, nothing has been found by the bomb and dog squads.

Reportedly, the call was made from a BSNL mobile phone. All flights were checked thoroughly and this would continue throughout the day, Nair said. (ANI with inputs)



First Published: Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 11:25
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