Photo: hannover.de

The builders found a British bomb weighing 500 kg.

In Hanover (Germany) evacuated thousands of people due to an old aviation bombs, according to the website of the city authorities.

“The day was discovered during construction work aerial bomb during the Second world war . The bomb must be defused today,” – said in the message.

According to authorities, discovered by shell – British bomb weighing 500 kg.

Just from the area being evacuated about 10 thousand people within a radius of one kilometer. Watching the process and helping about 700 police officers and fire brigade, helicopter and hospital transport.

Earlier in the schöneberg district of Berlin was evacuated 10 thousand people from defusing bombs during the Second world war.