Man carrying bullet detained at airport

A man was detained at the airport here on Monday after a bullet was found in his handbag during checking before he was to board a flight for Mumbai, airport sources said.

Last Updated: Jul 18, 2011, 23:40 PM IST

Kolkata: A man was detained at the
airport here on Monday after a bullet was found in his handbag
during checking before he was to board a flight for Mumbai,
airport sources said.

The 7.2 bore bullet was found from the handbag of
Dilip Bar, a resident of Sankrail in Howrah district, during
checking at the NSC Bose International Airport.

He was not carrying any paper about why he was
carrying the bullet, the sources said adding Bar was being
questioned.

PTI