LAST_UPDATESat, 23 Jun 2018 10am

Backpack Raises Bomb Scare In Kuala Kangsar

KUALA KANGSAR -- A black backpack which was found in front of a bank in Jalan Raja Chulan here today raised a bomb scare after it was feared to contain an explosive device.

Kuala Kangsar police chief ACP Ahmad Termizi Abdul Haq said a bomb disposal unit was dispatched to the scene after police received a distress call on the discovery of the bag about 1.30pm.

An inspection revealed that the bag contained only clothes, he said when contacted by reporters here.