Kolkata: Keeping in mind the recent shocking and alarming events, red alert has been sounded at the Howrah station from Wednesday.
The United States had warned India of possible terror attacks by ISIS any moment. Soon after the alarm, the Madhya Pradesh- Bhopal Ujjayani train was rocked by an IED blast. Just after this, several important stations including Howrah station has been put on red alert. Security has been beefed up there. Search operation is underway for each and every train since Wednesday morning.
8 were injured in the train blast which the central investigating agency suspected that IS terrorists conducted the blast. Post this they started searching for terrorists who had holed up in a building in Lucknow. Encounter raged on for atleast 11 hours post which 1 ISIS terrorist was neutralized and 6 suspected terrorists were arrested.