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Woman held with bullet round in Delhi metro

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

A 41-year-old woman has been apprehended for allegedly carrying a live bullet in her bag while entering a Metro station.

An officer involved in metro security said the incident was reported yesterday at about 11:30 am at the Arjangarh metro station. A personnel detected a bullet-like object in a bag being screened at the X-ray machine.


The bag belonged to a woman identified as M Tigga (41), a resident of Jharkhand.

A live bullet round of 9mm calibre was recovered from the bag, the officer said.

Tigga was handed over to police after she failed to furnish any government-issued document for possessing arms and ammunition, he said.

Carrying arms and ammunition in the Metro is banned by

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First Published: Tue, September 12 2017. 20:13 IST
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