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Fake call about ‘terrorists’ found near Haji Ali Dargah made by mentally unstable man

Last Update: November 04, 2022, 18:07 IST

The call was traced to a 36-year-old mentally challenged man from Ulhasnagar in Thane district.  (File Photo/News18)

The call was traced to a 36-year-old mentally challenged man from Ulhasnagar in Thane district. (File Photo/News18)

Police in neighboring Thane city received a call on Thursday afternoon claiming that a group of terrorists was heading towards Haji Ali Dargah, a famous site in South Mumbai.

Police said on Friday that the warning about the arrival of “terrorists” in the area near Haji Ali Dargah turned out to be fake.

An official said that the caller was mentally unsound.

Police in neighboring Thane city received a call on Thursday afternoon claiming that a group of terrorists was heading towards Haji Ali Dargah, a famous site in South Mumbai.

Officials of Tardeo police station reached the spot and searched around the dargah with the help of Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad and Sniffer Dog Squad.

But nothing suspicious was found, the official said.

The call was traced to a 36-year-old mentally challenged man from Ulhasnagar in Thane district.

The officer said the man had suffered a brain injury 14 years ago and was undergoing treatment.

In view of his mental state, no criminal case has been registered against him, the officer said.

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