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Bomb threat at Modern School Vasant Vihar was a hoax: Cops

A bomb threat received by Modern School, Vasant Vihar during the board examination on Thursday afternoon was declared a hoax by the police.

delhi Updated: Mar 03, 2016 15:00 IST
HT Correspondent
A bomb threat received by  Modern School, Vasant Vihar during the board examination on Thursday afternoon  was declared a hoax by the police
A bomb threat received by Modern School, Vasant Vihar during the board examination on Thursday afternoon was declared a hoax by the police

A bomb threat received by Modern School, Vasant Vihar during the board examination on Thursday afternoon was declared a hoax by the police.

“We received a threat call at around 12:30 pm. We did not evacuate the classrooms and immediately informed the police. They came with bomb squad and examined the premises. It was found to be a hoax call. The board examination was on,” said the principal, Meenakshi Sahni.

The school was evacuated and anti sabotage checks were conducted. Sniffer dogs and a bomb disposal squad were also sent to the spot.