KOLKATA: A major terror alert has been issued at Kolkata port on Tuesday, Nov 4. Intelligence Bureau (IB) issued alert pertaining to a terror threat by al-Qaeda in Kolkata.
According to IB sources, al-Qaeda operatives have already recceed Kolkata port. It has been suspected that the terror attack would be through the sea. IB Sources also informed that naval wing of al-Qaeda is likely to carry out the attack. Red alert has been issued at Kolkata port. Alert also has been issued at Haldia as security agencies did not want take any risk. An emergency meeting was taken place between port officials, Kolkata Police and Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) officials in Kolkata on Tuesday.