Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Delhi-Chennai Garib Rath train stopped after bomb hoax call


Jaipur: Three persons were detained for allegedly spreading rumors regarding the presence of a bomb in Hazrat Nizamuddin – M.G.R.Chennai Central Garib Rath Express train late on Monday night, officials said.

As per the police, Hazrat Nizamuddin – M.G.R.Chennai Central Garib Rath Express (12612), was stopped at the Dholpur station in Rajasthan for three hours, after a passenger claimed that there was a bomb in the train.

They raised a complaint on ‘Rail Madad’ portal, they said. The complainant claimed that there was a bomb in G2 Coach of the train and two other persons told him about the same.

The police along with the teams of GRP Police and RPF forces immediately came into action and reached the spot and launched a search operation.

The bomb disposal squad was also called on the spot for investigation.


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