Man arrested for threatening to explode Uttar Pradesh Assembly on August 15


Man who had threatened to explode the Vidhan Sabha with bombs on August 15, 2017, has beem arrested by Uttar Pradsh Police.

The captured student has been recognized as Farhan Ahmad.

CM Adityanath wants Anti-Terror probe into explosive in UP Assembly

A BA second year student, Ahmad hails from Deoria locale.

On July 6, 2017 he had called up Additional Director General (ADG) AK Prasad and had threaten to explode the Uttar Pradesh Assembly expanding on August 15, 2017.

Then, in a noteworthy security break, a hazardous plastic explosive was found in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly.

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, while affirming that a hazardous, by the name of Pentaerythritol tetranitrate (PETN), was for sure found in the Assembly, pressed for more carefulness in Uttar Pradesh, all the more especially in the Assembly and regretted the nonappearance of a Quick Response Team (QRT) for the state.