Bengaluru Schools receive bomb threats, Bengaluru police swung into action after 5 schools in the city received bomb threats on Friday. “A very powerful bomb has been planted in your school, this is not a joke. Immediately call the police and sappers, hundreds of lives may suffer, including yours, do not delay, now everything is only in your hands,” the threat mail stated.
Bomb squads have been dispatched to the sites. The schools were inspected by senior police officers. Bengaluru City Police Commissioner Kamal Pant responded to the email by saying, “Four schools on the outskirts of Bengaluru have received a bomb threat via email, and our local police are checking into it.”
Schools Received Bomb Threats
1. Ebenezer International School
2. Gopalan International School
3. St. Vincent Paul School
4. New Academy School
5. Indian Public School
6. DPS Varthur
Basavaraj Bommai, the Chief Minister of Karnataka, announced on Thursday that he has instructed the state police to investigate the validity of a video purportedly made by Al-Qaeda stating its thoughts on India’s hijab row.