Published On: Tue, Aug 22nd, 2017

Ambala SP receives threat call; case registered

Ambala: Ambala Superintendent of Police Abhishek Jorwal received an alleged threat call on his mobile, following which a case has been registered against unknown person, the police said today.

SP Abhishek Jorwal has ordered an enquiry in the matter.

Ambala SP Abhishek Jorwal received a threat call on his mobile.

According to police, an unknown person called up on the official mobile phone of the district police chief last night.

The call was received by a constable on duty, they said.

The unknown person threatened that there could be a bomb blast if a prisoner lodged in Ambala jail was not released immediately, police said.

The person also demanded Rs 50 lakh from him, police added.

The constable brought the matter in the notice of SP.

A case was registered in the Baldevnagar police station of Ambala City against unknown person for threatening the SP on his mobile phone, police said.

The matter is being probed and information is being collected about the prisoner who was asked to be released by the unknown person.

The top police officer of Ambala

district received a threatening call on his mobile prompting cops to register a case against unknown person.

Baldevnagar police station of Ambala City registered a case against unknown person for threatening Superintendent of Police Abhishek Jorwal on his mobile phone, police said today.

Some unknown person rang the official mobile phone of SP on August 21 night which was picked up by the constable on duty, police said.

The unknown person threatened that there could be a bomb blast if a prisoner lodged in Ambala jail was not released immediately, police said.

The person also demanded Rs 50 lakh from him, police added.

The constable brought the matter in the notice of SP.

Police investigating the matter and collecting information about that prisoner who was asked to be released by the unknown person.

Meanwhile, security has been beefed up out side the central jail Ambala, police said.

PTI

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