A team of the Guwahati police along with the Government Railway Police(GRP) went into a tizzy on August 22nd and launched a thorough checking at the densely populated Guwahati Railway station after a hoax bomb threat was reported from the platform no 7.
As per per initial reports, two “unexplained” polythene bags were recovered from an abandoned space of the platform triggering a panic among the passengers. The police on receipt of information immediately rushed to the spot with a team of bomb squad.
“Two abandoned polythene bags were recovered from the platform which triggered a panic among the people. They are not any form of explosives. We have sent the samples to the laboratory for testing,” said a police official.
The security forces are on alert and vigil has been enhanced to avert any untoward situation.
Guwahati | Edited By: Vairabi Rajbonshi