Police initiate probe after email claims bomb on Aeroflot flight
New Delhi, March 19: Delhi Police launched an investigation after receiving an email claiming the presence of a bomb on an Aeroflot flight, the police said on Sunday.
The e-mail was received on the DIAL GMR feedback portal on Friday, police said. According to the police, the mail claimed that there was a bomb in a soda can on Aeroflot flight SU232, which would explode mid-flight.
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Based on the information, the police registered an FIR at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport Police Station under sections 182, 341, 505 (1)b, and 507 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
The case is being investigated further.
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