Woman held with 20 bullets in Delhi Metro
The woman was travelling with her father who produced a copy of his arms license and said the 20 rounds of ammunition belonged to him.delhi Updated: Jan 22, 2018 12:52 IST
A woman carrying 20 live bullets has been apprehended from a Delhi Metro station, officials said on Monday.
They said the woman hailing from Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh, was found carrying the rounds on Sunday evening by CISF personnel at the Adarsh Nagar station when her bag was being scanned.
The woman was travelling with her father and other family members, they said adding that her father produced a copy of his arms license and said the 20 rounds of ammunition (.32 calibre) belongs to him.
The woman and others have been handed over to the Delhi Police by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) team for further investigation, they said.
Security in the Delhi Metro and other public transport facilities is stepped up in view of the Republic day celebrations on January 26.
First Published: Jan 22, 2018 12:49 IST