Tibetan refugee detained for 'tampered' passport

D Lama was detained by the immigration authorities after they detected that his passport and visa were "tampered".

india Updated: May 10, 2006 02:31 IST

A Tibetan refugee was detained at the NSC Bose International Airport on Tuesday after he allegedly tried to travel to London with a "tampered" passport and visa, airport sources said.

D Lama (36) was detained by the immigration authorities after they detected that his passport and visa were "tampered", they said.

He was later handed over to the police, they added.

First Published: May 10, 2006 02:31 IST