The breaking of the IM CODE

VAIDYA, ARUN (2017) The breaking of the IM CODE. At Right Angles, 6 (2). pp. 5-11.

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T his is a fictional account of how the city of Mumbai was spared one more trauma of serial bombings one hot April afternoon. IPS Officer and Joint Commissioner of Police K. D. Abhyankar was in charge of the Anti-Terror Squad in Mumbai Police that summer. He had just finished his afternoon cup of tea at 3 pm when his cellphone gave out its usual ring tone singing Hum Honge Kamiyaab (English: We Shall Overcome). The phone call informed him of the discovery of a suspicious package in a dustbin in the lobby of the sprawling Maharashtra Assembly Building (Maharashtra Vidhan Bhavan) at Nariman Point in the city. Mr. Abhyankar immediately swung into action. He sent a bomb disposal squad and an ambulance to the spot, called his colleague, Joint Commissioner of Police (Law & Order) to dispatch enough policemen to keep people out of harm’s way and to alert all police stations in the city and the Railway Police to mount a minute search in their areas for any suspicious packages. He also alerted all the hospitals in the Fort area and arranged to alert all the other hospitals, ambulance services and fire stations in the city to prepare for any emergency that could arise. Then he called for his car to proceed to the Assembly Building

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Uncontrolled Keywords: code, clue, grid, ordered pair, coordinate geometry, angle
Subjects: Natural Sciences
Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University publications > At Right Angles
Depositing User: Mr. Sachin Tirlapur
Date Deposited: 15 Sep 2018 09:54
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2018 09:54
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