Chennai: Chennai airport on Saturday witnessed
tense moments after a rifle belonging to a CISF constable went
However, there were no injuries, airport sources said.
56-year-old head constable Rajendra Singh, on duty at the
domestic terminal, was cleaning the rifle when it went off
accidentally, they said.
The incident caused panic among those present at the
premises and normalcy returned after it was announced that it
was a case of accidental firing.
Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) officials are
investigating the matter.