04 June 2013, Tuesday, 15:30

Drug addict is detained for false report about a terrorist act in Lyalya-Tyulpan Mosque in Ufa

author: Olga Murtazina

In Ufa on past Monday police had to block movement along Komarov Street and to evacuate visitors of Lyalya-Tyulpan Mosque: a call about possible act of terrorism was received. While making inspection of the Muslim temple it was not revealed anything suspicious. A group of policemen went to the payphone from which the false-informer called. He was nearby showing abnormal behaviour, an ambulance was called for him. It was soon found out, that 32-year-old Ufa resident is a drug addict. He informed that «a voice in his head» told him about the bomb in the mosque. The citizen was taken to a drug abuse clinic, the press-service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs on RB informs.