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Delhi: 21-yr-old man held for travelling with ammunition in Metro

PTI
Published : Mar 4, 2018, 9:12 pm IST
Updated : Mar 4, 2018, 9:12 pm IST

CISF personnel apprehended R Tiwari, a resident of Uttar Pradesh, after the luggage scanner detected the bullets.

The man was handed over to the local police by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) team for further investigation. (Representational Image)
 The man was handed over to the local police by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) team for further investigation. (Representational Image)

New Delhi: A 21-year-old man was apprehended on Sunday at the Botanical Garden Metro station in New Delhi for allegedly carrying two live bullets in his bag, officials said. 

CISF personnel apprehended R Tiwari, a resident of Mahoba district in Uttar Pradesh, after the luggage scanner at the Metro station detected the bullets inside his bag at about 1 pm, they said.

The man was handed over to the local police by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) team for further investigation, officials said.

The passenger could not furnish legal permission or licence for the ammunition, they added. Carrying arms and ammunition in the Delhi Metro is banned by the law.

Tags: ammunition in metro, man held, delhi crime, cisf
Location: India, Delhi, New Delhi