Gujarat railway stations on alert after bomb threats

May 24th, 2008 - 1:42 am ICT by admin  

Ahmedabad, May 23(IANS) Security was tightened in all four divisions of Western Railways - Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara and Bhavnagar - Friday following bomb threats, railway sources said. Railway authorities in Delhi had received threats purportedly from militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad and alerted Western Railway headquarters, sources said.

Sniffer dog squads have been sent to Rajkot, Dwaraka and Veraval and the newly-built Somnath railway stations, and the security has been tightened in all stations of the four divisions.

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