NEW DELHI: Explosives and ammunations were found at the Red Fort on Sunday during a cleaning operation by the ASI. The matter was then reported to the police on Monday morning and the monument has been cordoned off, with bomb squads and police teams on the spot.
Some ammunations and exoplosivs boxes were found in the wells behind the Publication building said the Deputy Commisioner of Police (North) Jatin Narwal.
It has been said that the team could not identify the objects instantly but later grew suspicious of it and informed the matter to the police
"Police after cordoning the area immedeately informed the NSG and Army. NSG Bomb disposal team are at the spot"' said Mr. Narwal.
The Police suspect these explosives are from the colonial era and not a security breach.