Alert: Bomb scare at New Delhi Railway Station

New Delhi: Several trains were delayed and some were diverted following a bomb scare at the New Delhi railway station.

According to reports, Railway board was informed by Mumbai ATS after latter received an e-mail threatening of bomb blast on Delhi-to Kanpur train.

In his letter to the New Delhi railway station officials, ASI Surender Kumar asked them to thoroughly check all trains between Delhi and Kanpur before allowing them to depart.

The letters says that the sender has threatened to blast trains within 72 hours.

Meanwhile, Lucknow Shatabdi Express has been evacuated at Ghaziabad railway station and the New Delhi railway station is being searched following the bomb threat.

(Image courtesy: ANI)

News24 Bureau