Mangaluru: Indigo flight to Dubai delayed over suspicious object

ANI | Updated: Sep 19, 2017 23:24 IST

Mangaluru (Karnataka) [India], Sept. 19 (ANI): Indigo flight from Mangaluru to Dubai was delayed at Mangaluru Airport late on Tuesday evening after a suspicious object was detected in check-in luggage.

The security staff rushed to the spot and recovered an alleged 'cell phone bomb' from the luggage of a passenger.

After the check by the forces, it was found that the object was self-made power bank.

"It was a self made power bank, after through check pax was allowed to proceed," said Mangaluru Police Commissioner T.S Suresh. (ANI)