The Delhi-bound Taj Categorical travelling from Agra was evacuated at Mathura, as each passenger was requested to deboard the prepare after a false bomb scare broke on Independence Day, reported officers as we speak (Aug 16). The prepare was on its approach to the Nizamuddin Railway Station in Delhi when a passenger knowledgeable police a couple of menace name that he obtained, the place the caller talked about – the bomb will explode when the prepare will attain Delhi. At Mathura railway station, the prepare was inspected for two hours, earlier than it continued on its journey.
Rajeev Kumar Sub Inspector at Agra Cantt GRP Police Station stated, on Monday, a person made a hoax name to a passenger relating to a bomb in Taj Categorical’ D2 coach. He additional stated it should explode when the prepare will attain Delhi.
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“The passenger informed police about the call after which the train was stopped at Mathura junction Railway station,” he added.
Sushil Kumar, Station Home Officer (SHO), GRP, Mathura Junction Police Station stated, “The train reached Mathura Junction Railway Station at about 7:29 pm on Monday and after all the passengers were asked to vacate, it was checked properly.”
“Bomb Disposable Squad (BDS), Dog Squad, GRP, Railway Police Force (RPF), local police and officials present at the station checked every coach of the train which took around two hours. The train was allowed to move ahead to its destination afterwards,” he stated.
The accused, recognized as Mukesh (45), resident of Shahganj locality, has been arrested by Agra Cantt GRP, Kumar stated, including that the accused doesn’t appear to be in the precise way of thinking.
With inputs from PTI