Mock drill at Delhi cinema hall

New Delhi, Nov 24 ( A mock drill was conducted at a cinema hall in the national capital Tuesday to check the preparedness of security agencies in case of any emergency, police said.

As per the drill, a message was spread about a bomb blast in south Delhi’s PVR Saket around 3 p.m., a police officer said. However, the drill led to some panic in the area with anxious people seeking safe locations after hearing about the “blast”.

“It was part of a security drill to check the effectiveness of the response system in the wake of a bomb blast in the city,” the officer said.