Bomb scare at a girls’ school in Negombo
October 12, 2018 04:49 pm
A tense situation had prevailed at a leading girls’ school in Negombo this morning (12) after an anonymous telephone call had been received by its principal, claiming that a time bomb was placed inside the school premises.
The anonymous caller had told the principal to evacuate the students from the school premises within 20 minutes as a time bomb was placed inside the school.
Hence, the staff of the school reportedly had taken the students to safety by evacuating them to a ground.
The police and the CID have commenced an investigation into the incident and the anonymous telephone call.