A phone call from an unidentified man, threatening to blow up the Ram Janmabhoomi complex was received by an Ayodhya resident, police said on Thursday.
The call was received by Manoj, who lives in the Ramkot area of this Uttar Pradesh district. He alerted police about the call received on his mobile phone. According to police, the caller threatened to blow up the temple area at 10 am on Thursday.
As soon as the information was received, police issued an alert to all personnel deployed at various locations in the district.
आज दिनांक 02.02.2023 को रामलला सदन के एक शिष्य के मोबाइल पर अज्ञात व्यक्ति द्वारा श्री रामजन्मभूमि को बम से उड़ाने की धमकी देने के सम्बन्ध मे #ayodhyapolice द्वारा की जा रही कार्यवाही के सम्बन्ध मे पुलिस अधीक्षक नगर की बाईट। #UPPolicepic.twitter.com/cp9EcJmMtd— AYODHYA POLICE (@ayodhya_police) February 2, 2023
Station House Officer (SHO) of the Ram Janmabhoomi police station Sanjiv Kumar Singh said they have registered a case and are conducting an enquiry.
Efforts are on to ascertain the identity of the caller, he added.
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