Bomb hoax at south Delhi school causes panic; students, staff evacuated

New Delhi: A bomb threat received by Vasant Vihar-located Modern school turned out to be a hoax.

At around 1:15 PM, a call was received claiming that a bomb had been planted in the school.

Following the call, fire department officials along with a bomb disposal squad was sent to the school and students and other staff members were evacuated. 

The bomb disposal squad inspected the premises thoroughly. Later, police declared it a hoax call.

Police are trying to trace the caller.