Russian woman tourist with sat phone questioned
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Last Updated: Tuesday, April 13, 2010, 22:15
Lucknow: A Russian woman tourist carrying a satellite phone in Agra was questioned by the police but no suspicious activity by her has come to light, a senior police official said here on Tuesday.

Additional Director General (Law and Order) Brij Lal told newspersons that on information that a satellite phone was being used by someone in Agra, the local intelligence unit tracked it to Pushp Villa hotel in Taj Ganj area of Agra and recovered it from Nikonova Tatyana, a member of a 13-member Russian tourist group which had reached there on April 10.

She was questioned about the sat phone which was later sent to the Russian Embassy in Delhi, police sources said adding the woman was allowed to rejoin the group of tourists from her country after the questioning.

The tourist had gone to Agra from Delhi via Jaipur, the ADG said adding she had reached Delhi on April 8.

The woman's involvement in any suspicious activity has not come to light, he said.


First Published: Tuesday, April 13, 2010, 22:15

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