The roads outside the airport’s Terminal 3 were blocked.
Police swung into action after a suspicious bag was reported at Terminal 3 of Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport early Friday, triggering panic.
A Delhi Police official said the Airport Police Station received a call at 3am alerting them about a suspicious bag which has been removed from the spot and teams are working to check its content.
Delhi: Security tightened at Terminal 3 of Indira Gandhi International Airport after a suspicious bag was spotted in the Airport premises. pic.twitter.com/7CkuNqJbCs
– ANI (@ANI) November 1, 2019
However, this caused panic among passengers who were not allowed to exit the arrival terminal for sometime, airlines sources said.
The roads outside the Terminal 3 were also blocked, they added.
The passengers took to Twitter and informed that they were not allowed to exit the arrival terminal for some time.
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