Abandoned bag triggers bomb scare at Bangalore airport

An abandoned bag created a bomb scare at the international airport here on Thursday before police found it contained only a laptop.

Bangalore: An abandoned bag created a bomb scare at the international airport here on Thursday before police found it contained only a laptop.

Security personnel deployed at the airport went into a tizzy after the bag was noticed lying unclaimed and informed the airport police.

Bomb squad and sniffer dogs were immediately pressed into service but they found only a laptop inside the bag, police sources said.
It was later found that the bag had fallen down from the luggage trolley of a passenger who had arrived from Muscat and he had failed to notice it. He claimed the bag later.

PTI

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