Amputee alleges harassment: Activists say need to sensitise CISF

CNN-IBN | Jul 12, 2013 at 09:10pm


Suranjana Ghosh Aikara, who is an above the knee amputee, was asked to take off her prosthetic leg, which required her to strip, at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport for security check. Suranjana was told that the metal detectors would be set off by the metal components of her artificial leg and therefore she is required to take off her prosthetic leg.