Bangalore: Bomb threat proves hoax

Published: 21st July 2012 08:21 PM  |   Last Updated: 17th September 2012 07:00 PM   |  A+A-


Authorities went into a tizzy after the Karnataka Public Service Commission building near Vidhana Soudha, the state secretariat,here received a bomb threat call today, which later turned out to be a hoax.

A KPSC officials received an anonymous call around 2.30 pm stating that four bombs planted around the building would explode around 3 pm, Central DCP B R Ravikante Gowda told PTI.

A bomb detection squad rushed to the KPSC office and thoroughly searched it but did not find any bombs, proving it to be a hoax, Gowda said.

Employees rushed out of the building when they were informed of the bomb threat, Gowda said.


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