Cartridge cases found in luggage, two NRI women detained in West Bengal

The CISF personnel detected the cartridge cases while scanning the handbags at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose international airport.

PTI| Last Updated: Mar 05, 2016, 15:49 PM IST

Kolkata: Two NRI women passengers were on Saturday detained at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose international airport here after empty cartridge cases were found in their luggage.

The CISF personnel detected the cartridge cases while scanning the handbag of Piyali Dey and her daughter Anamika, who were scheduled to board an Emirates flight to Dubai on their onward journey to Italy, a police officer of Airport Police station said.

 

The mother-daughter duo, who are being interrogated, are residents of France.