|Bomb scare in Shillong|
SHILLONG, April 29 - The bomb disposal squad today detonated a container near the Deputy Commissioner’s Office in the Meghalaya capital here this afternoon but it turned out to be a tiffin box!
As soon as the suspicious container was detected, the bomb disposal squad rushed to the area. The area was cordoned off causing a huge traffic snarl.
The squad without taking chances detonated the box open at the spot with remote control devices causing panic amongst the public.
“We took no chances and detonated the container at the site,” a senior officer of the bomb disposal squad said.