Mangalore (Karnataka) [India] May 05 (ANI): The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) on Saturday detected fifteen live rounds of the .32mm caliber in a handbag at the Mangalore airport. Also Read - Bengaluru News: Suburban Train Services to Resume in City From December 7 on These Routes | Details Here

The incident took place when the passenger, P. Ismail, arrived for the pre-embarkation security check (PESC) at the domestic security hold area. Assistant sub-inspector Saurab Kumar detected the handbag. Also Read - Karnataka Minister Makes Shocking Remark, Says Farmers Who Die by Suicide Are Cowards

Ismail is a resident of Belthangady, D K District, who was supposed to travel from Mangalore to Nagpur by Indigo flight No 6E 7102. Also Read - Ex-Karnataka Minister Varthur Prakash Abducted, Later Released, Say Police Sources

During the enquiry, he could not produce any valid document.

The passenger and the live ammunition were later handed over to the police for further legal actions. (ANI)

This is published unedited from the ANI feed.