Hyderabad: Begumpet Airport officials get bomb threat email

Hyderabad Desk

Hyderabad: The Begumpet Airport in Hyderabad was placed on high alert following an anonymous e-mail warning of a bomb blast on Monday, June 24.

The Hyderabad police along with CISF personnel conducted a search at Begumpet Airport after unknown persons sent an email alerting about a bomb blast.

The email was received by the airport authorities in Begumpet, Hyderabad, who alerted the CISF the Central force in charge of airport security and police.

The Hyderabad police bomb detection squad along with local police conducted a thorough search at the airport and declared the mail a hoax.

Earlier in February, the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) in Shamshabad, was placed on high alert following a series of anonymous e-mails warning of an RDX attack.

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