Sri Lankan nationals caught with fake passports

Two Sri Lankan nationals were arrested from the NSCBI Airport in Kolkata allegedly for carrying fake passports.

Last Updated: Jun 30, 2011, 00:39 AM IST

Kolkata: Two Sri Lankan nationals were
on Wednesday arrested from the NSCBI Airport here allegedly for
carrying fake passports, police said.

Shakti Thangarajan (36) and Raja Paramsivam (25)
came here from Chennai this morning and they were supposed to
take a Thai Airways flight to Bangkok in the afternoon.

However, during immigration check, the officials found
their passports to be fake.

They were detained and, after interrogation, arrested,
the sources said.

PTI