Man held for carrying country-made pistol in Delhi

A country-made pistol was found in the bag of a passenger by CISF personnel at Rajouri Garden Metro station on Saturday.

Updated: Oct 06, 2012, 18:45 PM IST

New Delhi: A country-made pistol was found in the bag of a passenger by CISF personnel at Rajouri Garden Metro station on Saturday.

The pistol, according to security sources, was found in the bag of one Mukdar Bhardwaj (20), a resident of Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh, when it was being screened at the station.

"CISF Head Constable H C Sharma found the bag suspicious and hence put it for a thorough checking," they said.
Bhardwaj was handed over to Delhi police for further questioning.

PTI