• search

Man detained for carrying gun at CPP meet

Written by: Staff

Kochi, Mar 5: Police today detained a Congress worker for carrying a licensed pistol to the venue of the Congress Parliamentary Party meeting attended by party president Sonia Gandhi here.

According to police sources, Kannur Congress district committee executive member T P Sebastian was taken into custody after he revealed the pistol to the securitymen while entering the Ambedkar Stadium, the venue of the CPP meet, this morning.

Ms Gandhi was present at the stadium at that time and was meeting with the party MLAs in a specially erected pandal a few meters from the entrance.

Sebastian was let off in the evening after verification, the police said.


For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more