Bomb threat creates tension in Chennai

Chennai, Jan 5 (IANS) Tension gripped schools in Chennai on Tuesday after an anonymous caller threatened bomb blasts in the premises, forcing scores of parents to rush to schools. Police declared it to be a hoax.

With the telephonic threat spreading like wild fire through mobile phones, anxious parents gathered at schools to take home their children.

Police combed the schools that received the threats and found them to be fake. Around 10 schools allowed parents to take home their children.

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