Staff Reporter

NELLORE: A person, Abdul Azeez of Ongole paid 5,145 dollars to a steel and cement shop owner in the city on Sunday for constructing an Arabic College in Ongole town. However, the police sounded alert when an unidentified person made a phone call to the control room stating that terrorist Bin Laden paid some amount in dollars for constructing a Masjid in Nellore. According to the police, the control room staff received the phone call at around 2.30 p.m. on Sunday.

The caller said that the terrorist is paying the amount in Sri Venkateswara Steels and Cement shop located at mini bypass road in Harinathapuram. The police rushed to the spot and during inquiry it was found that one Abdul Wahab Ziauddin of Ongole paid the dollars to shop owner Satyanarayana on behalf of Abdul Azeez and asked to send steel material and cement for constructing the college.

The police are trying to find out the reason behind Mr. Ziauddin coming to Nellore all the way from Ongole for purchasing the material and payment in dollars.