AMRITSAR AIRPORT

  • US citizen carrying 25 live cartridges arrested from Amritsar airport February 25, 2015

    Amritsar: A US citizen of Indian origin was detained on Wednesday at the Amritsar International Airport with 25 live bullets when she was trying to board a flight to New Delhi, police said. The woman, a Non-Resident Indian (NRI), was being checked by security personnel, a senior police officer said. The woman,...
  • Cartridges found in Wadali Brothers' luggage September 11, 2011

    Amritsar: Noted sufi singers the Wadali Brothers were stopped at the Amritsar airport by security personal after 14 live cartridges were found in their luggage. These are among hypersensitive items banned as per security norms. Shockingly, the two brothers passed through two CISF posts before the ammunition was detected. No FIR has...
  • Amritsar airport a 'boon' for passengers March 28, 2008

    Amritsar (Punjab): The Raja Sansi International Airport in Amritsar has seen unprecedented growth touching 54 per cent two years back. It is also the only airport in the country where international passengers outnumber domestic ones in the ratio five to one. The road to Raja Sansi International Airport maybe chaotic, yet the...