IMPHAL, Oct 3: Locals of Kwakeithel bazaar and others were left panic-stricken as an unidentified scooter parked in the vicinity remained unclaimed from early this morning till late in the afternoon.
Fearing that there could be a bomb, the locals informed the police around 3:30 pm, stated sources.
On receiving reports of the incident, a team of Singjamei police led by its OC rushed to the spot. Later a bomb squad was also called in, however no explosive material or any such was found from the scooter.
The registration number of the scooter has been established as MN1E-4563 registered in the name of Elangbam Gambhini Devi w/o E. Rajen of Sagolband Sayang road.
The vehicle was later picked up by the police for further verification.