Man held for threatening to blow up Mumbai University campus

University of Mumbai: Suraj Jadhav told control room personnel on Wednesday evening that a bomb would go off within 10 minutes.

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Press Trust of India | Mar 11, 2022 - 4:19 p.m. IST
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MUMBAI: A 30-year-old man was arrested for allegedly calling up the police control room and threatening to blow up the Mumbai University campus, an official said on Friday.

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Suraj Jadhav had told the control room personnel on Wednesday evening that a bomb would go off within 10 minutes, but a thorough check of the area by a bomb squad found that it was a hoax, he said, "A probe zeroed in on Jadhav, who is a history-sheeter. He was arrested under IPC provisions," the official added.

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