Railways receive threat to blow up stations under Moradabad div



Ghaziabad: Security was today beefed up at all main railway stations under Moradabad division, including Hapur, following a letter threating to blow them up.

According to Railway officials at Moradabad, a letter threatening to trigger blasts at all the railway stations under Moradabad division was received at Jagadhri railway station. However, there was no mention about the sender in the letter.

Police and Railway Protection Force have intensified security at main stations -- Hapur, Roorkee, Haridwar, Dehradun and Moradabad, officials said.

This was the fourth time when a letter threatening to blast Hapur railway station was received, sources said, adding earlier threats turned out to be hoax.

-PTI