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Man arrested for making bomb hoax call to DMK headquarters 

The arrested man, identified as Ganeshan, confessed that he was in an inebriated condition when he made the call.

Published: 29th November 2019 06:13 PM  |   Last Updated: 29th November 2019 06:13 PM   |  A+A-

Handcuffs, arrest

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By Express News Service

CHENNAI: Tension prevailed at the DMK headquarters, Anna Arivalayam, when the police control room received a call that a bomb was planted on the campus. 

However, later police found it was a hoax call and arrested a 37-year old man.

cc On Thursday, after the police control room received a call that a bomb was planted in Anna Arivalayam, the bombs squads and sniffer dogs were immediately pressed into service. 

Police personnel also made a thorough check and found that the bomb threat letter was indeed a hoax.  

With the mobile network location, police traced Ganeshan.

Police said the man confessed that he was in an inebriated condition when he made the call.



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