Hyderabad: Panic prevailed in the old city of Hyderabad due to the spreading of rumours that a bomb has been planted in Makkah Masjid.
According to the details, an unidentified person telephoned Husaini Alam Police Station informing that he has planted a bomb in Makkah Masjid which may burst at any time.
On receiving this information, Mr. G. Shyam Prasad, Inspector of Police, Husaini Alam rushed to Makkah Masjid and a thorough search was made from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The information communicated to police proved to be a false as no bomb was found.
Husaini Alam Police is making an attempt to trace out the whereabouts of the unknown person who misled the police.