Fri, 05 Mar 1999

Daily receives bomb threat

BANDUNG, West Java: The office of the popular daily Pikiran Rakyat received a telephoned bomb threat at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday. All employees were evacuated after an operator received a call saying a bomb would explode at 8 p.m.

A bomb squad from the provincial police office combed the building and the area was declared safe after two hours. (43)