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.