New Delhi -°C
Today in New Delhi, India

Aug 22, 2019-Thursday
-°C

Humidity
-

Wind
-

Select city

Metro cities - Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata

Other cities - Noida, Gurgaon, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Bhopal , Chandigarh , Dehradun, Indore, Jaipur, Lucknow, Patna, Ranchi

Thursday, Aug 22, 2019

Packet containing live rounds of ammunition found in Lutyens’ Delhi

The officer said it was suspected that they fell from someone’s pocket and added that the ammunition was of Indian Ordnance Factories.

delhi Updated: Jun 26, 2018 15:39 IST
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India, New Delhi
Live ammunition.
Live ammunition.(Reuters Representative Photo)
         

A packet with 30 live rounds was found this morning by a passerby in Lutyens’ Delhi, following which police were informed, a senior police officer said.

According to deputy commissioner of police (New Delhi) Madhur Verma, a packet containing 30 live rounds of .32 bore was found by a passerby on Imtiaz Khan Road at 9 am.

He informed the police and the live rounds were seized.

The officer said it was suspected that they fell from someone’s pocket and added that the ammunition was of Indian Ordnance Factories.

Further probe is underway, the officer said.

First Published: Jun 26, 2018 15:35 IST

more from delhi