Uttarakhand police arrests drunkard for bomb scare in IMA

Uttarakhand police arrests drunkard for bomb scare in IMA

logo Uttarakhand-PoliceDehradun, Jul 14 - A drunken man had left the security personnel and police in a tizzy last night by declaring that he had kept a bomb in the high security Indian Military Academy (IMA) here. "The accused was identified as Anil Kumar, who had called up the police control room saying some people had kidnapped his son and forced him to put a black bag with bomb near a cafe in south campus of IMA," said SSP Pushpak Jyoti, The SSP, along with the City SP, rushed to IMA with police force and bomb disposal squad. They combed the entire area along with IMA security force for over three hours, but in vain. Meanwhile, the call was traced to Anil Kumar, who was working as a cook in IMA’s south cafe since 2012. "Anil Kumar was arrested from his house in a nearby locality in an inebriated state. He was so drunk that he could not be interrogated immediately. It appeared that he made the phone call under influence of liquor. A case has been registered against him and further investigation is on," the SSP said. So far, it came to light that Kumar is an alcoholic due to which even his marriage was also on rocks.

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