Delhi, 5 May: A grenade was found at the Red fort on Thursday evening following which the National Security Guard reached the spot, ANI reported.
The NSG has safely removed the grenade recovered from the Red Fort.
According to the preliminary inquiry, it is a very old grenade: Jatin Narwal, DCP (North) said.
NSG has safely removed the grenade from the Red Fort, preliminary inquiry suggests of it being a very old grenade: Jatin Narwal, DCP (North) pic.twitter.com/UaePRwxiM4
— ANI (@ANI) May 5, 2017
The grenade was recovered in a well during a routine operation.
The grenade has been taken in for investigation, upon which it will be decided if it belonged to the World War era.
Earlier in February, ammunition and boxes of explosives were found during cleaning of a well inside Red Fort.