Bomb threat vadodara railway station
The Gujarat Police and Bomb Disposal Squad checking baggage at Vadodara railway station after receiving bomb threat call.Twitter/ANI

The Gujarat Police tightened security and conducted a search operation at the Vadodara Railway Station after it received information about a bomb in the area late on Sunday night. 

A police team as well as the bomb disposal squad were rushed to the spot.

Several cases of bomb scare have come up lately, with most of them turning out to be hoaxes.

Recently, the Haryana Police launched a search operation at Ambala Cantonment Railway Station after receiving a bomb threat call. It turned out to be a prank call made by the son of a railway employee.

Earlier, eight bombs were recovered on the railway tracks in Haryana's Kurukshetra.

There has been a rise in the number of bomb scare incidents after the terror attack in Gurdaspur, Punjab. At least seven people were killed in the attack. An unattended bag in Nashik led to a bomb scare on 27 July.

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