Jammu and Kashmir Rural Development Minister Javed Mustafa Mirís pistol
Jammu and Kashmir Rural Development Minister Javed Mustafa Mirís pistol accidentally went off at the airport here Monday when he was asked to deposit the weapon by the security personnel, police sources said Monday. The gunshot created panic in the airport, in the middle of its busy hour with Delhi- and Mumbai-bound passengers queuing up to check in and for security checks.
According to sources, the metal detector went off when Mir - a member of the Peoples Democratic Party - was entering the airport. The policemen found he was carrying a loaded pistol.
Khalid Jehangir, The Cheers News