Mumbai: The Indian Navy has been put on highest possible alert in Mumbai following reports of unidentified armed men being spotted near an ammunition dump, reports said.
The alert was sounded after two school children reported about a group of men, attired in black and carrying arms, suspiciously roaming somewhere near the depot in Uran, opposite MumbI harbour.
Reports said the anti-terrorism squad of Mumbai police has been pressed into service to investigate into the report.
Authorities are taking helps of helicopters to search for the suspects. Reports said coast guards, navy and army all have been placed on alert, media reports said. Searches are continuing.
Further details are awaited.
India Blooms News Service