Unclaimed bag found inside Parliament complex

The unclaimed bad was found after a protest by the Opposition that took place in front of the Gandhi statue.

Subscribe to Oneindia News

New Delhi, Feb 6: An unclaimed bag was found near the statue of Mahatma Gandhi inside the Parliament House complex on Monday, sending security personnel into a tizzy.

As soon as it was spotted on Monday morning, security was alerted and the personnel rushed to the spot, Parliament sources said. However, nothing suspicious was found and the security officials took away the bag. It was being ascertained whose bag it is, the sources said.

Gandhi statue outside Parliament complex

The Budget Session of Parliament is in progress. The incident happened soon after a protest demonstration by Opposition MPs, mostly from Congress and Trinamool Congress, in front of the Gandhi statue which is located right opposite the main entrance of the Parliament building.

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was among the Opposition members who were protesting against the manner in which the death of former Union Minister and Lok Sabha MP E Ahamed was handled by the government.

PTI

Please Wait while comments are loading...