CISF restores to man bag with Rs 2.50 lakh of jewellery

CISF on Friday restored a bag containing Rs 2.50 lakh worth of gold jewellery to a man which he forgot at a Delhi Metro station.

PTI| Updated: Jan 30, 2015, 22:12 PM IST

New Delhi: CISF on Friday restored a bag containing Rs 2.50 lakh worth of gold jewellery to a man which he forgot at a Delhi Metro station.

Officials said the incident happened at around 0730 hours at the Pratap Nagar Metro station where he put his bag in the X-ray luggage scanner but forgot to collect it.

Mahbub, a Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) constable, deployed at the station spotted the bag and after anti-sabotage checks it was kept in safe custody.

The bag contained a necklace, chain, locket, nose ring, ear pin, mangtika and four rings made of the yellow. Metal.

"Later, a Nagloi resident came to the said station for claiming the bag and he was handed over the bag containing the jewellery worth Rs 2.50 lakh after proper verification," a CISF spokesperson said.