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BSF man held at Agartala airport with bullets

IANS  Agartala, February 04, 2012
First Published: 19:16 IST(4/2/2012) | Last Updated: 19:06 IST(5/2/2012)

A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper was Saturday detained by security personnel at the Agartala airport following the recovery of some bullets from his baggage, police said.

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"BSF Naik (NCO) Nanda Singh was going to his home in Rajasthan by a private airline when he was detained by the CISF (Central Industrial Security Force) troopers at the airport after recovery of some live cartridges from his hand baggage," a police spokesman told reporters.

Later, the CISF handed over him to police which presented him before a local court.

The court released Singh on bail as "the court found no criminality for carrying the bullet with him," the spokesman added.


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