Some private schools in Chennai received bomb threats through emails on Thursday. The police informed about this and appealed to the people not to panic. However, after this incident, parents have been forced to go to school themselves to bring their children from schools.
Efforts are on to trace the culprit responsible for issuing email threats to at least four schools in the city, police said, adding that Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad (BDDS) has been sent to the schools.
Action will be taken to identify the culprit
Giving information about the bomb, Greater Chennai Police said that e-mails containing bomb threats have been received in some educational institutions in Greater Chennai Police limits. GCP/BDDS teams have been sent to these educational institutions to investigate and action is being taken to identify the culprit who sent these e-mails.