The Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) got a message under the alias -‘The Jihad’ today stating that they will “bring massacre to the Taipei MRT’ on National Day.
MOTC immediately informed Taipei MRT and the police.
The message stated that they will specifically target MRT stations Jiangcicui, Zhongshan, Dongmen, Taipei City Hall and 8 other unidentified stations.
The MRT police and the Taipei Police Department are closely monitoring this case and patrolling the stations. Authorities urge citizens to not to panic as they are increasing patrol and security to all of the stations.