Mumbai Police: Mumbai Traffic Police received 26/11-like attack threats on WhatsApp, investigation started

Pankaj Prasad
26 11 like attack threats on WhatsApp
26 11 like attack threats on WhatsApp

Mumbai Police Traffic Control Room has received a threatening message.

The control room of the Mumbai Police Traffic Control has received several such messages on the WhatsApp number of its helpline, threatening to carry out 26/11-like attacks. The official said that prima facie it appears that these messages have been sent from some number outside the country. According to the official, "Messages were received on the WhatsApp number of Mumbai Police's traffic helpline operating from the control room located in Worli in central Mumbai at around 11 pm on Friday." The police have been on alert mode since this incident.

Threats of attack like 26/11 Mumbai attack

He said, the sender of these messages has threatened an attack like the 26/11 Mumbai attack. According to the official, the crime branch of the city has started investigation into the matter. On 26 November 2008, 10 armed terrorists of Pakistan attacked Mumbai. It is one of the most horrific terrorist attacks in the country. In this attack 166 people died and more than 300 people were injured. Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Oberoi Trident, Taj Palace and Tower, Leopold Cafe, Cama Hospital, Nariman House, Metro Cinema, and the Times of India building, a street behind St. Xavier's College and in Mazagon and Vile Parle, Mumbai's port area There was also an explosion in a taxi.

Three AK47 rifles and live cartridges found in speed boat

It is worth noting that three AK 47 rifles and 10 boxes of live cartridges were found in a speed boat on the sea coast of Raigarh in Mumbai. After which the Mumbai Police got alert and started investigation. However, in the investigation so far, the boat has been ruled out of any terror conspiracy. Let us tell you that the police are worried that Ganesh Chaturthi and Navratri are going to come in the coming days. In such a situation, everyone is worried about this kind of threat.