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.
Bomb call for Modern School Vasant Vihar. ALL CHILDREN and STAFF SAFE. School bldgs evacuated and BDS/antisabotage checks on.— Delhi Police (@DelhiPolice) March 3, 2016
The school was evacuated and anti sabotage checks were conducted. Sniffer dogs and a bomb disposal squad were also sent to the spot.